Awareness and Advocacy
One of the strategic objectives of the Centre is to raise awareness, promote policy and strategic approaches and advocate in favour of livelihoods actions.
The Centre plays an active role in raising awareness and common understanding around livelihoods. Promotion and advocacy are particularly important functions of the Centre, taking into consideration that livelihoods programmes are still relatively new in many organizations.
The LRC has developed an on-line awareness session with open access; livelihoods awareness sessions targeted to leadership and management decision makers and technical staff and volunteers in different languages; and a video production about livelihoods programming for communication and advocacy.
The Centre disseminates policies and strategic approaches advocating and promoting livelihoods programmes among National Societies. The Federation policies on livelihoods inspire and orient the action of the Centre. This document reflects the main aspects of these policies: