89up to event manage RSF Press Freedom Awards 2018
09.05.2018

89up is delighted to announce we will be the event managers for the Reporters Sans Frontières (Reporters Without Borders) Press Freedom Awards 2018 in London.

The ceremony will champion the cause of journalists who continue to speak to truth to power in some of the most politically-volatile and dangerous environments around the world.

89up appointed PR consultant to Fédération internationale des ligues des droits de l'homme
15.02.2018

FIDH - Fédération internationale des ligues des droits de l'homme has instructed 89up as it's PR consultant for a human rights campaign in early 2018. FIDH was founded in 1922, and is the second oldest international human rights organisation worldwide bringing together 184 member organisations in over 100 countries.

89up's CEO, Mike Harris was delighted with the appointment and stated, "it is important, now more than ever, that we work with international human rights organisations to amplify the issues that drive injustices around the world."

89up releases report on Russian influence in the EU referendum
10.02.2018

The first part of 89up's report - Putin’s Brexit? The influence of Kremlin media & bots during the 2016 UK EU referendum - has been reported in The Observer

Part two of 89up's report has been published in The Times.

89up working with Doteveryone to fight for a fairer internet
29.01.2018

Doteveryone was founded by Martha Lane Fox in 2015, and is a London-based think tank staffed by researchers, designers, technologists, and makers.

89up will be PR consultants to the Doteveryone team helping them tell the story of how technology is changing society, building proofs of concept to show how technology could be better for all, and provoking and delivering mainstream change.

London Design Festival
18.01.2018

89up has been appointed by the London Design Festival to provide design and CMS web services for their online platforms. The Festival celebrates and promotes London as the design capital of the world and will be returning to venues and institutions across the city from 15-23 September 2018.

The Royal Institution appoints 89up for Christmas Lectures
01.12.2017

The Royal Institution has awarded 89up the PR contract for it's annual Christmas Lectures which were first broadcast on television in 1936. Many world-famous scientists and science communicators have given the lectures since then, including Carl Sagan, David Attenborough, George Porter and Richard Dawkins.

89up will provide a PR and social media consultancy for 2017's lecture: The language of life by Professor Sophie Scott

89up working with international justice charity Fair Trials
10.08.2017

International criminal justice organisation, Fair Trials has appointed 89up as its communication agency. The charity has offices in London, Brussels and Washington, D.C. and helps people facing criminal charges all over the world to protect the basic right to a fair trial and campaigns for fairer criminal justice systems.

89up’s team is delighted to be involved in assisting Fair Trials into a new exciting phase of the organisation’s work with a global social and PR strategy to engage new audiences.

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01.08.2017
89up working with international human rights activists

CEO of 89up, Mike Harris stated, "we're delighted to be working with European NGO Civil Rights Defenders. Our profile across Europe as the go-to PR agency for NGOs, and Europe's biggest communications agency for non-profits, is expanding. This is such an important project which the entire team are delighted to be involved in."

03.07.2017
89up appointed by Transparency International UK

Renowned anti-corruption charity, Transparency International UK has appointed 89up to undertake a redesign, refresh and web build of its main website and individual project sites.

TI-UK is the UK chapter of Transparency International, one of the world’s leading civil society actors that works to combat corruption in all its forms.

30.06.2017
89up appointed communications agency for the Best for Britain campaign

89up was the sole communications agency for Best for Britain, a major national campaign and secured print coverage in every major national newspaper, international and national broadcast coverage and ghostwritten editorial across five major platforms.

The social media campaign had a reach of over 50 million people and led 300,000 people to visit the campaign website in a single week.

20.02.2017
Human rights lawyers sign 89up letter published in The Observer

Over 50 of the UK's top lawyers have signed 89up's letter, calling for human rights protections to be included in any new UK-EU trade deal.

19.02.2017
Open Rights Group award 89up PR and events contract

Open Rights Group chooses 89up for comprehensive PR, events and social media agency brief.

18.02.2017
89up launches "bus to Brussels" to protect human rights during Brexit

89up is launching a campaign to persuade the EU to ensure any free trade deal with the UK contains guarantees that the UK remains a signatory to fundamental human rights protections. You can donate to the campaign here.

21.12.2016
89up wins major PR contract with King's College London

89up joins a select group of PR agencies who have been awarded framework contracts in £2 million deal.

01.12.2016
Why we must fight back against Brexecutive power

89up is crowd fundraising for a campaign, ‘They’re Your Rights: Fight for Them’ to ensure human rights are not watered down during Brexit. You can donate here. Sashy Nathan, our Director of Advocacy, explains our motivation for the campaign.

17.11.2016
89up’s CEO thought leadership piece published in 15 European newspapers

89up’s CEO, Mike Harris wrote a hard-hitting piece of thought leadership on the rise of populism and how George Soros had become a figure of hate for the alt-right.

01.06.2016
89up works with GMB to persuade Britons to vote to stay in EU

89up is assisting one of the UK's biggest trade unions in their campaigning around the EU Referendum