Visit Federal agencies and departments to increase awareness about AANAPISIs.
Reduce the morbidity and mortality of hepatitis B and improve testing, care, and treatment to prevent liver disease and cancer.
Increase awareness of and access to HHS and other federal agencies' funding opportunities to the USAPI by identifying and develop a compilation of Federal grant programs available to the six USAPI jurisdictions, including information on funding history and points of contact.
Activity 1) Promote employment opportunities and conduct analysis of AAPI applicants at the GS 11-13 levels.
Activity 2) Continue to offer career development training and resources to full effect.
Activity 3) Partner with AAPI organizations such as AAGEN's SES Development Program to increase AAPI applicants to SES.
Activity 4) Survey existing barriers and development plans to address structural issues.
Partner with WHIAAPI to identify and engage Federal agency partners to develop a strategy to enhance translation and interpretation services for Federal agencies.
Increase access to VA resources such as small and disadvantaged business development counseling and small business loans to ensure AAPIs have needed information on available VA resources by conducting community outreach to underserved AAPI populations in support of VA Small Business procurement goals.
Increase outreach to AAPI small business owners on DOE and DOE-related contracts by building additional partnerships with AAPI business associations that currently participate in activities of the U.S. Pan Asian Chamber of Commerce.
Provide interpreters for AAPI individuals with limited English proficiency.
Conduct an assessment of complaint data on language and also the language line pilot program.
Coordinate with other POCs on dissemination activities in line with ED Agency Goals as seen in document for AAPI community. Continue outreach and community engagement with AAPI community (IRC/Monica Bates; Web Team/Edward Ohnemus).
Analyze and characterize AAPI participation rates.
Improve and implement uniform data disaggregation practices by reviewing Census data disaggregation practices and exploring potential for replication to relevant agency programs.