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Department of Agriculture

Expand AAPI Federal employment through research

Conduct barrier analysis to hiring and recruitment at each grade level in each of the USDA mission areas and agencies/offices, and implement a focused strategy for those USDA agencies/offices with below CLF figures.

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Corporation for National and Community Service

Partnerships with Schools and AAPI Organizations

Partner with Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISIs) and other AAPI-serving organizations.

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19 votes

Environmental Protection Agency

Reduce language barriers that hinder delivery of EPA services

Activity 1) Expand AAPI language specific web resources.

 

Activity 2) Develop an EPA LEP Catalogue to assist EPA English-Speaker to identify documents translated in other languages.

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6 votes

Department of Commerce

Create streamlined process to reach AAPI communities

Create streamlined process to ensure appropriate funding opportunities reach AAPI communities by developing national partnership program that includes community-based AAPI and NHPI organizations.

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3 votes

Department of Health and Human Services

Increase capacity of community-based organizations

Increase capacity of community-based organizations that advocate for programs for early detection and prevention of hepatitis B viral infection in medically underserved AANHPI communities.

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11 votes

Department of Health and Human Services

Ensure HHS programs provide meaningful access to LEP individuals

Ensure HHS programs and services are in compliance with statutory and regulatory obligation to provide meaningful access to programs to individuals with limited English proficiency and are consistent with the HHS Language Access Plan.

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5 votes

Department of Justice

Provide culturally competent services to victims of human trafficking

Increase outreach to victim service organizations with the capacity and experience to improve access to services and assistance for foreign national victims of human trafficking.

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8 votes

Social Security Administration

Enhance service to AAPIs through SSA's telephone service access

Coordinating with the Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Oversight Workgroup to promote the agency's Telephone Interpreter Services

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3 votes

Social Security Administration

Promote access to services and info dissemination to LEP individuals

In coordination with the LEP Oversight Workgroup, enhance online and smartphone access through national and regional communication access options. In addition, continue to collect community feedback and engage with LEP advocates.

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3 votes

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