Focus on What's Important

Decide which problem(s) to tackle. Without focus, all issues seem equally important. Taking time to set priorities will ensure that you direct your community’s resources to the most important issues.


Focus your community’s efforts and resources on the most important issues to achieve the greatest impact on health.

Our Top Tools

These are our favorite tools for this step. You can find additional relevant tools in each key activity as well.

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