As part of its objectives to promote our activities , practice and education  at all levels , the  FESRT  is involved in a number of advocacy and government relations activities on behalf of students  as a discipline and its members.

Some of the CPA’s advocacy activities include:

Meeting with members of parliaments

Presenting to senate and committees

Liaising with representatives of

government agencies and school management

Partnering with various institutions and research-focussed alliances

Creating briefs, responses and position statements

Participating in and responding to budgetary consultations and announcements

Participating in consultations and expert tables

Offering our input on committee work and bills under review

Compiling resources of interest for researchers

Launching strategic communications and media campaigns

Attending relevant conferences and events where we bring forth the perspective of  education and practice