Tips for solutions based advocacy
All governments today are experiencing financial challenges. Reminding them of their previous bad spending decisions, or not accepting their current financial reality, means your ideas or concerns stand a good chance of being ignored. Proposing alternate financing solutions like many social entrepreneurs do, will get their attention. Leveraging government funding to attract new money; or identifying new funding partners will signal your intention to be constructive.
Unlike the strait jacketed role of Opposition critic, solution based advocacy gives your creativity an opportunity to flourish