Conduct an assessment of complaint data on language and also the language line pilot program.
Department of Agriculture
Develop and include measures to achieve a diverse and inclusive workforce of AAPIs at all grade levels as critical elements in executive and management performance plans.
Partner with community-based organizations that serve or target AAPI populations, offering smaller sized grants or loans as appropriate to attract a more diverse and larger number of partners and AAPI beneficiaries.
Partner with AAGEN's SES Development Program to bolster the certification of qualified SES applicants from USDA.
Develop and submit to Department of Justice a language access plan that complies with EO 13166.
Develop consultation policy with the Native Hawaiian community.
Conduct an assessment of the agency's translation capabilities and skills in AAPI languages.
Conduct baseline assessment of applications for grants and awarding of funds to AAPI-serving organizations and communities (i.e. Hmong Farmers) within each USDA mission area and agency.
Increase the number of AAPI languages used in key USDA translated program materials.
Conduct pilot program for enhanced AAPI language services.
Establish partnership with AANAPISIs to build a career pipeline and develop data and research projects that generate important data and information on AAPIs.
Map where AAPI farms and ranches are located; collect information about their characteristics; and analyze changes over time, including impact on USDA program participation.