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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office of Equity and Human Rights

Realizing Equity. Enhancing the City of Portland.

Phone: 503-823-4433

Fax: 503-823-4420

421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204

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Practices, Methodologies, and decision-making tools – select internal and external resources

City of Portland Racial Equity Toolkit

Government Alliance on Racial Equity Toolkit

Targeted Universalism Policy and Practice, Powell, Menedian, Ake, 2019

Basic Methods of Policy Analysis and Planning, Patton, Sawicki, and Clark, 2016

Impact Analysis and Assessment Resources:

                International Association for Impact Assessment Principles

                CalTrans Standards Environmental Reference Volume 4: Community Impacts Assessment

A Comprehensive Guide to Social Impact Assessments

Equity Impact Assessment (Social Impact Assessment  - Overview, Brenman, 2010

City of Seattle Public Utilities Equity Planning Toolkit

King County Equity Impact Review

Equitable Development Principles & Scorecard, The Alliance, January 2016

Environmental Justice Considerations Impact Analysis Guidance and resources:

Technical Guidance for Assessing Environmental Justice in Regulatory Analysis

Guidance on Considering Environmental Justice During the Development of an Action

Promising Practices for EJ Methodologies in NEPA Reviews

Community Guide to Environmental Justice and NEPA Methods

Environmental Justice (EJ) Interagency Working Group (IWG) Promising Practices for EJ Methodologies in NEPA Reviews

Improving Health in the United States: The Role of Health Impact Assessment


Health Landscape

 EPA's Final Guidance For Incorporating Environmental Justice Concerns in EPA's NEPA Compliance Analyses

Toolkit for Assessing Potential Allegations of Environmental Injustice

While Health based, CDC provides an example policy process, methodology and resources: CDC Policy Process

                CDC’s Policy Process

                 CDC’s Policy Analytical Framework

                Using Evaluation to Inform CDC’s Policy Process

                Policy Translation Tools and Products

                Health in All Policies

                CDC Policy Resources

                Policy Implementation

                CDC Performance and Program Evaluation