Advocacy is influencing the decisions, policies and practices of powerful decision-makers, to address underlying causes of poverty, bring justice and support good development.

This section explores specifically how local churches can be involved in the task of advocacy.

In addition, click on the following links for: 

A manual on how to plan and take practical action in advocacy.

A guide on how to integrate local-level advocacy into church and community mobilisation (CCM) processes. (PDF 468 KB)

A study and discussion guide for church and community groups on human rights and how to promote and defend them.