Elevator Speeches, Legislator Relationships, Discrimination, Mental Health Topics in the News During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Advocacy is an activity by an individual or group to influence decisions within political and social institutions. It includes activities and publications to influence public policy, laws and budgets by using facts, their relationships, the media and messaging to educate government officials and the public. Advocacy can include media campaigns, public speaking, etc. Social media can facilitate civic engagement and collective action. An advocate provides advocacy support to people who need it.