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Campaign: Social Security Administration

Increase understanding of Social Security programs among AAPIs

Enhance national outreach efforts to AAPI communities.

Coordinate an AAPI roundtable with the leadership of AAPI national/regional organizations.

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Campaign: Department of Housing and Urban Development

Increase the AAPI community's understanding of key community programs

Create AAPI community/non-profit outreach materials, available in AAPI languages which can be posted on the HUD website and disseminated through WHIAAPI Initiative and the AAPI liaison at the White House Office of Public Engagement. Will promote availability of the outreach materials to the HUD staff at HQ and field offices so they can help disseminate locally.

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5 votes

Campaign: Department of the Interior

Identify opportunities to improve AAPI recruitment

Fully utilize authorities under Public Land Corps Act of 1993 and Youth Conservation Corps Act of 1970 to employ, educate, and engage young people from the AAPI community.

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3 votes

Campaign: Environmental Protection Agency

Strengthen relationship with the Native Hawaiian community

Strengthen relationship and improve communication and coordination with the Native Hawaiian community and PacificTerritories

 

Activity 1) Press and congressional outreach.

 

Activity 2) Develop a policy to expand the meaningful involvement and fair treatment of the Native Hawaiian community in the Agency's decision making processes and the responsiveness in addressing issues of environmental justice.

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5 votes

Campaign: Department of Defense

Strengthen relationship with the Native Hawaiian community

Strengthen relationship and improve communication and coordination with the Native Hawaiian community by developing consultation policy with the Native Hawaiian community.

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4 votes

Campaign: Department of Labor

Increase awareness of Wage and Hour Division

Conduct outreach to AAPI community to increase awareness of Wage and Hour Division's (WHD) services and administered laws.

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5 votes

Campaign: Department of Transportation

Estimate transit system ridership of disaggregated AAPI populations

Collect the appropriate transit data and Census data needed to extrapolate the approximate number of distinct AAPI community members that utilize transit systems in U.S. cities; determine the share of total ridership each group constitutes; make this information available to FTA leadership.

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5 votes

Campaign: Department of State

WD: Establish a robust set of diversity-related initiatives/events

Develop two major diversity events to include high-level USG officials and AAPI Diaspora.

 

S/OCR will coordinate commemorative month events and professional development sessions in collaboration with AAPI-related Employee Affinity Groups.

 

Produce a biannual report on the range of diversity-related initiatives/events at the Department

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3 votes