Practices that show evidence of effectiveness in improving public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting, as indicated by achievement of aims consistent with the objectives of the activities, and are suitable for adaptation by other communities.

New York City Races to Justice

Human Impact Partners

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Organizational Change/ Development
Policy Change/ Development
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Outside U.S.

Infrastructure Support

The case study describes how the New York City Department of Health created a Race to Justice Core Team to advance racial equity within the department, with a specific focus on coordinated policies and workplans across all of the department’s divisions and staff. The team has focused on training staff and on creating workplans that address bias in hiring, contracting, and policies.

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Advancing Racial Equity, Capacity Building, Improve Organizational Infrastructure

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