Definition of citizen advocacy in English:

citizen advocacy

noun

US
  • Representation, campaigning, or support by a citizen advocate or group of citizen advocates; the function of a citizen advocate. Frequently attributive, as "citizen advocacy group", etc.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Daily Review. From citizen + advocacy, after citizen advocate.

Pronunciation

citizen advocacy

/ˌsɪtɪz(ə)n ˈadvəkəsi/