Proposing a national environmental health action plan
Making a NEHAP proposal
The process of developing a National Environmental Health Action Plan (NEHAP) may have to be started by an official putting forward a proposal for initiatory work to his minister to cover the issues of responsibility, authority and resources. The official might have to take soundings from colleagues so as to put forward an acceptable proposal. Other ministers are likely to need to be informed about the background.
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