Definition of Advocacy. Meaning of Advocacy. Synonyms of Advocacy

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Definition of Advocacy

Advocacy
Advocacy Ad"vo*ca*cy, n. [OF. advocatie, LL. advocatia. See Advocate.] The act of pleading for or supporting; work of advocating; intercession.

Meaning of Advocacy from wikipedia

- Advocacy is an activity by an individual or group which aims to influence decisions within political, economic, and social systems and institutions. Advocacy...
- Advocacy groups (also known as pressure groups, lobby groups, campaign groups, interest groups, or special interest groups) use various forms of advocacy...
- Health advocacy encomp****es direct service to the individual or family as well as activities that promote health and access to health care in communities...
- and for the legalization of child ****. The efforts of pedophile advocacy groups did not gain any public support, and today those few groups that...
- Child advocacy refers to a range of individuals, professionals and advocacy organizations who speak out on the best interests of children. An individual...
- Patient advocacy is an area of specialization in health care concerned with advocacy for patients, survivors, and carers. The patient advocate may be an...
- Trial advocacy is the branch of knowledge concerned with making attorneys and other advocates more effective in trial proceedings. Trial advocacy is taught...
- Self-advocacy refers to the civil rights movement for people with developmental disabilities, also called cognitive or intellectual disabilities, and other...
- Advocacy of suicide has occurred in many cultures and subcultures. Confucianism holds that one should give up one's life, if necessary, either p****ively...
- Employee advocacy is a term used to describe promotion of a brand by its employees. While social media is often the main medium for employee advocacy, other...