12
MAY
Course Duration:
ONE DAY

Systemic Advocacy

How to change the world. Advocacy means speaking out on behalf of someone’s rights or best interests, especially if they are disadvantaged.

Advocacy means speaking out on behalf of someone’s rights or best interests, especially if they are disadvantaged.

It is a communication-driven form of change-making, which can be applied to diverse human rights, social justice, legal reform, equity and environmental causes.

Unlike self-advocacy or individual advocacy, systemic advocacy is about wider societal change. How we improve the system to make things better for everyone. It is about long-term, far-reaching change which rewrites the rules.

This course provides foundation knowledge for effective systemic advocacy and explores a range of the most powerful tactics for your campaign.

Topics include

  • Purpose-driven systemic advocacy
  • Strategic campaign planning
  • Influencing decision-makers
  • Linking individual experience and wider change
  • Case studies of effective campaigns
  • Collaborating for success
  • Selecting tools and tactics
  • Escalating pressure
  • Persuasive communication

This course includes

  • Engaging, up-to-date materials.
  • Take-home reference package and free online resources.
  • All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
  • Certificate of attendance.

Venue

Evolve Events
Suite 9, 150 Hay Street
Subiaco 6008

Click here for further details regarding parking, transport and location.

Our venue is wheelchair accessible, including toilets. However, if you have any special access needs or would like any support or adaptations to make learning easier for you, please let us know.

SCHOLARSHIPS

We offer a small number of scholarships to those who would otherwise be unable to afford to attend.

Scholarship recipients pay a nominal fee of $35 toward catering and materials.

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