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Public Health Leadership

Build Internal Water Capacity

  • Identify staff with water connections; form internal water team, may include:
    • Building Services
    • Chief Administrative Officer
    • Climate Action Teams
    • Chronic Disease
    • Data/Epidemiology
    • Emergency Preparedness
    • Environmental Health
    • Healthy Communities/Built Environment
    • Human Resources
    • Nutrition/NEOP
  • Discuss opportunities to integrate water action into current operations, may include:
  • Designate a “water ambassador” lead to chair internal water team and connect with key departments
  • Consider inclusion of water-health nexus in legislative platform and strategic plan

Build External Capacity