As nouns the difference between advocacy and precaution
is that advocacy
is the profession of an advocate while precaution
the profession of an advocate
the act of arguing in favour of, or supporting something
the practice of supporting someone to make their voice heard
Previous caution or care; caution previously employed to prevent mischief or secure good; as, his life was saved by precaution.
* John Henry Newman
A measure taken beforehand to ward off evil or secure good or success; a precautionary act.
- The ancient philosophers treasured up their supposed discoveries with miserable precaution .
- to take precautions against risks of accident
(transitive): To warn or caution beforehand. --.
(rare): To take precaution against. --.