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38 Of The Most Powerful and Brilliant Advertisements Encompassing Social Issues Making You Pause And Ponder

Advertisements are the most powerful source of creating awareness among masses over any sort of subject if used properly. Sadly, the trend of producing glamourous and chic advertisements has taken both print and electronic media by a storm but still, some of the good work is still being preserved.

Take a look at this compilation of 38 of the most powerful, stunning and brilliant advertisements which will surely provoke your conscience.

Create awareness and bring the change.

Your Skin Color Shouldn’t Dictate Your Future

Your Skin Color Shouldn’t Dictate Your Future

Your Skin Color Shouldn’t Dictate Your Future

Advertising Agency: Publicis Conseil, Paris, France

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society: When You See a Tuna, Think Panda

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society: When You See a Tuna, Think Panda

Advertising Agency: Ogilvy & Mather, Singapore

For The Homeless, Every Day Is a Struggle

For The Homeless, Every Day Is a Struggle

Advertising Agency: Clemenger BBDO, Melbourne, Australia

Torture Victims Are People Just Like You and Me

Torture Victims Are People Just Like You and Me

Advertising Agency: Advico Y&R, Zurich, Switzerland

Buckle up. Stay alive

Buckle up. Stay alive

Advertising Agency: Lg2, Quebec, Canada

Save Paper – Save the Planet

Save Paper – Save the Planet

Advertising Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi, Copenhagen, Denmark

What We See When You Smoke

What We See When You Smoke

Advertising Agency: JWT, Atlanta, USA

Elm Grove Police Department: Slower Is Better

Elm Grove Police Department: Slower Is Better

Advertising Agency: Cramer-Krasselt, Milwaukee, USA

Child Soldiers: It’s Not Happening Here, But It’s Happening Now

Child Soldiers: It’s Not Happening Here, But It’s Happening Now

Creative/Art director Pius Walker, Amnesty International, Switzerland

Distracted Driving: Think Of Both Sides

Distracted Driving: Think Of Both Sides

Advertising Agency: Red Pepper, Ekaterinburg, Russia

Every 60 Seconds a Species Dies Out. Each Minute Counts

Every 60 Seconds a Species Dies Out. Each Minute Counts

Advertising Agency: Scholz & Friends, Berlin, Germany

Tailgating Isn’t Worth It. Give Trucks Room

Tailgating Isn’t Worth It. Give Trucks Room

Advertising Agency: Amélie Company, Denver, Colorado, USA

Causing Cancer by Yourself

Causing Cancer by Yourself

Advertising Agency: Dentsu, Beijing, China

Don’t Buy Exotic Animal Souvenirs

Don’t Buy Exotic Animal Souvenirs

Advertising Agency: LOWE GGK, Warsaw, Poland

The Prevention Beer Mug: Please Don’t Lose Control over Your Drinking

The Prevention Beer Mug: Please Don’t Lose Control over Your Drinking

Advertising Agency: EURORSCG Prague, Czech Republic

One Child Is Holding Something That’s Been Banned in America to Protect Them. Guess Which One?

One Child Is Holding Something That’s Been Banned in America to Protect Them. Guess Which One?
Powerful ads

Advertising Agency: Grey, Toronto, Canada

Bird Conservation: If You Don’t Pick It Up They Will

Bird Conservation: If You Don’t Pick It Up They Will

Advertising Agency: TBWA/Hunt/Lascaris, Johannesburg, South Africa

Deforestation Continues With the Turn of a Page

Deforestation Continues With the Turn of a Page

Advertising Agency: LINKSUS, Beijing, China

Liking Isn’t Helping. Be a Volunteer. Change a Life

Liking Isn’t Helping. Be a Volunteer. Change a Life
Powerful Ads - Liking Isn’t Helping. Be a Volunteer. Change a Life

Advertising Agency: Publicis, Singapore

Bangalore Traffic Police: Don’t Talk While Driving

Bangalore Traffic Police: Don’t Talk While Driving
Powerful Ads - Bangalore Traffic Police: Don’t Talk While Driving

 Advertising Agency: Mudra Group, India

Global Action In The Interest of Animals: Plastic Bags Kill

Global Action In The Interest of Animals: Plastic Bags Kill

Advertising Agency: BBDO Malaysia, MALAYSIA, Kuala Lumpur / Advertising Agency: Duval Guillaume, Belgium

Sexual Predators Can Hide in Your Child’s Smartphone

Sexual Predators Can Hide in Your Child’s Smartphone - Powerful Ads

Advertising Agency: Herezie, Paris, France

Sleepiness Is Stronger Than You. Don’t Drive Sleepy

Sleepiness Is Stronger Than You. Don’t Drive Sleepy

Advertising Agency: BBDO Bangkok, Thailand

What Goes Around Comes Around: Stop the Iraq War

What Goes Around Comes Around: Stop the Iraq War
What Goes Around Comes Around: Stop the Iraq War

Advertising Agency: Big Ant International, New York, USA

World Wide Fund for Nature: Frightening vs. More Frightening

World Wide Fund for Nature: Frightening vs. More Frightening

Advertising Agency: DDB&CO., Istanbul, Turkey

Stop the Violence: Don’t Drink and Drive

Stop the Violence: Don’t Drink and Drive

Advertising Agency: Terremoto Propaganda, Curitiba, Brazil

Animal Anti-Cruelty League: That’s Not a Football

Animal Anti-Cruelty League: That’s Not a Football

Advertising Agency: Lowe Bull, Cape Town, South Africa

You’re Not a Sketch. Say No to Anorexia

You’re Not a Sketch. Say No to Anorexia

Advertising Agency: Revolution Brazil

See how easy feeding the hungry can be?

See how easy feeding the hungry can be?

Advertising Agency: TBWA/Hunt/Lascaris, Johannesburg, South Africa

Premature Ending: “If you smoke, statistically your story will end 15% before it should.”

Premature Ending: “If you smoke, statistically your story will end 15% before it should.”

Advertising Agency: Iris, London, UK

What Goes Around Comes Around. Keep the Sea Clean

What Goes Around Comes Around. Keep the Sea Clean

Powerful Ads - What Goes Around Comes Around. Keep the Sea Clean

Advertising Agency: JWT, Dubai, UAE

Air Pollution Kills 60.000 People a Year

Air Pollution Kills 60.000 People a Year

Advertising Agency: unknown

Censorship Tells the Wrong Story

Censorship Tells the Wrong Story

Advertising Agency: Memac Ogilvy & Mather Dubai, UAE

Smoking Causes Premature Aging

Smoking Causes Premature Aging

Advertising Agency: Euro RSCG Australia

Neglected Children Are Made To Feel Invisible. Stop Child Abuse Now

Neglected Children Are Made To Feel Invisible. Stop Child Abuse Now

Australian Childhood Foundation, JWT Melbourne

Deforestation and The Air We Breathe: Before it’s Too Late

Deforestation and The Air We Breathe: Before it’s Too Late

Advertising Agency: TBWA/PARIS, France

UN Women: Auto-Complete Shows Perceptions of Women

UN Women: Auto-Complete Shows Perceptions of Women

UN Women: Auto-Complete Shows Perceptions of Women - Powerful Ads

Advertising Agency: Ogilvy & Mather, Dubai, UAE

Animal Abuse and Shelters: Same Pet, Different Owner

Animal Abuse and Shelters: Same Pet, Different Owner
Animal Abuse and Shelters: Same Pet, Different Owner - Powerful Ads

Advertising Agency: TBWA-Santiago Mangada Puno, Philippines

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