Media Advocacy Tools
The research is clear: creating healthy and safe food and activity environments
in the places where we live, work, learn, and play leads to healthy communities.
Building healthy communities takes more than research; it takes action. There
are many important stories to tell about how we can advance comprehensive
solutions that create healthy, equitable communities in which people thrive.
Engaging in media advocacy allows us to tell these stories, learn from them,
and advance our shared goals. Here are some strategies for using the power of
the media to build momentum for policy change: