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Advocacy in the 21st Century

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Shannon Jackson

on 21 February 2017

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Transcript of Advocacy in the 21st Century

Advocacy is...
Advocacy in the 21st Century
Dale W. Pracht, Ph.D.
Kate H. Fletcher, M.S.
a process by which a person attempts to affect or influence someone else's behavior or attitudes in order to reach a goal.
Sell points of view
Advocate for
Who will you advocate for?
Why this group, person, idea, etc?
How will you begin advocating for this
The public interest
Someone else
A group of individuals
Existing organization.
Select the right issue
does it run strong and deep?
Would winning make real improvement?
Would winning give people a sense of power?
Would winning alter the balance of power?
Is it manageable?
The advocate has responsibilities
Advocacy that

Pursue your aim
Keep your perspective
Remain impersonal.
Keep up your stamina.
Bring the community to action.
Advocate for the ISSUE, not YOURSELF
Uses information and research - timely.
Targets appropriate group or individual
Creates strength and cohesiveness among diverse groups.
Understands the community.
Plans activities for greatest impact.
Raises consciousness and understanding.
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