Establish partnership with AANAPISIs to build a career pipeline and develop data and research projects that generate important data and information on AAPIs.
Department of Agriculture
Review internal and external data disaggregation practices and explore potential for replication of best practices and systems.
Map where AAPI farms and ranches are located; collect information about their characteristics; and analyze changes over time, including impact on USDA program participation.
Conduct pilot program for enhanced AAPI language services.
Increase the number of AAPI languages used in key USDA translated program materials.
Develop and submit to Department of Justice a language access plan that complies with EO 13166.
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.
Conduct an assessment of the agency's translation capabilities and skills in AAPI languages.
Organize a community forum where farmers can share best practices and information on benefits of USDA programs.
Promote employment opportunities and conduct analysis of AAPI applicants at all GS grade levels and SES.
Disaggregate AAPI data on employment and/or programs by Asian and NHPI subgroups for three mission areas (e.g, Rural Development, Farm Service Agency, and NRCS).
Increase USDA employees' understanding of the AAPI community through Diversity and Inclusion training on AAPI culture.