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Advocacy Planning

Analytic-OR Advocacy Planning ServicesOUR SERVICES
Effective advocacy requires solid planning, strategic implementation and measures to evaluate success.

    Analytic-OR can:

  • Help you refine your advocacy goals
  • Assist in the development of evidence informed policy options
  • Help you understand opportunities and challenges through strategic inquiry and environmental scans
  • Develop for you simple, focused, relevant messages for the appropriate audience(s)
  • Work with you to develop consistent approaches and communications material
  • Work with you to de-mystify the public policy development and legislative processes
  • Help you identify and foster collaborative partnerships
    We will work with you to:

  • Plan and facilitate stakeholder engagement workshops to build collaboration
  • Develop a strategic advocacy plan to coordinate research and communication of a policy initiative to the appropriate decision-makers
  • Prepare a comprehensive action plan with specific tactics tailored to target audiences
  • Capitalize on opportunities for collaboration and partnership
  • Evaluate the plan regularly and adjust as necessary

OUR DIFFERENCE
Analytic-OR team members have experience as advocates and as the gatekeepers to decision-makers at different levels of government, giving us a unique understanding of how collaborative and strategic approaches to advocacy deliver results. Our multi-perspective, responsive and precise approach enables us to zero in on key opportunities and strategies.

OUR EXPERIENCE
Analytic-OR team members have worked with clients at provincial, regional and national levels to develop advocacy plans.

Some of our past projects

Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia – Developed a strategic plan for building collaborative partnerships and completed a strategic inquiry to assist in developing concrete, viable policy directions.

Hospice PEI – Developed a strategic advocacy plan and facilitated a community consultation workshop for hospice palliative care in PEI.

Atlantic Canada Maternity and Parental Benefits Project – Worked with Women`s Network PEI and the Advisory Committee to develop an advocacy plan for changes to Employment Insurance to include benefits for self-employed persons.The Employment Insurance Act was successfully amended.

Canadian Breast Cancer Network – Research and development of an advocacy plan focused on the financial burden of breast cancer on Canadian women and their families and on labour force re-entry.

Ontario AIDS Network – Research and development of advocacy strategies on various HIV/AIDS issues.

Canadian Caregiver Coalition – Development of a national caregiver strategy and advocacy program.

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