This 2 Day Intensive will provide for purpose professionals with the opportunity to work alongside like-minded individuals to develop the critical skills required to navigate the policy development process and make change happen.
The Policy and Advocacy 2 Day Intensive will cover the following topics:
Theory on how social change happens
The policy development cycle
The political process and points of influence
Articulating a clear problem and ask
Communicating clear messages and making the case for change
Developing advocacy strategies
Prioritisation and resourcing
Tools for change
Identifying innovative advocacy tactics
Case studies from across the for purpose sector
At the end of the 2 Day Intensive participants will be able to develop tailored advocacy strategies for their organisations with innovative tactics to achieve your desired policy outcomes.
Who should attend this Policy and Advocacy 2 Day Intensive?
This 2 Day Intensive has been developed for people working in the not-for-profit of for purpose sector. It is for anyone seeking to influence government, particularly people working in policy, advocacy, government relations and communication roles.
About the facilitator
Caterina Giorgi is the Founder of For Purpose, a social business working with for purpose professionals to develop their skills, share ideas and work collaboratively to create innovative solutions to complex problems.
Caterina has worked in the for purpose sector in a range of policy, advocacy and sector development roles, including as Director for Policy and Research at the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education.
Caterina has presented at national and international conferences on public health policy research, advocacy, government relations and public policy. She also delivers policy, advocacy, social change and government relations training across Australia.