Change and Implementation at a Glance: Implementation Planning and Capacity Building

Explore considerations for planning and building capacity for equitable implementation of new programs and practices. 

Publication year: 2023
Capacity Building Center for States


Implementation is more likely to be successful when the groundwork is laid through careful planning and capacity building with a focus on racial equity and in partnership with people with lived expertise. Use this ”at a glance” overview to explore implementation planning and capacity-building tasks and discover how to get the most out of your process by intentionally focusing on racial equity and integrating lived expertise. 

Suggested Citation

Capacity Building Center for States. (2023). Change and implementation at a glance: Implementation planning and capacity building. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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