Improve the integration of behavioral health and primary care delivery systems in order to address mental health and substance abuse disparities among AANHPIs.
Increase awareness and market use of our online services and those services available via smartphone.
Employ a long-term energy strategy to reduce reliance on imported oil by maximizing use of renewable energy sources, increasing the efficiency of energy production and transmission, and by promoting consumer conservation by conducting Renewable and Energy Efficiency Meeting with the Freely Associated States (FAS) Leaders.
Develop protocols within offices of public affairs or external communications to translate (or develop other media - video, webinars, radio announcements - for) public service announcements, press releases, and other information into AAPI languages.
Develop consultation policy with the Native Hawaiian community.
Develop language to promote engaging diverse communities, including AAPIs, in appropriate DHS grant opportunities.
Develop partnerships with AAPI serving entities to increase AAPI access to DOL grants and programs.
Improve EEOC’s ability to communicate with AAPIs and other groups who communicate primarily in a language other than English by increasing access to linguistically appropriate resources and improving the language capability of the EEOC workforce. Assess language interpretation needs at all stages of EEOC’s private sector charge process, including mediation.
Develop EPA AAPI outreach network.
Utilize multilingual employees for in-agency translation and interpretation and during periods of Federally declared disasters by determining the method and policies for assessment of multilingual employees and a plan for how and when they can be used and shared within the agency to provide language services.
Engage with the Agency Chief Acquisition Officer (CAO), Senior Procurement Executives (SPEs), Small Business Directors, and/or Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) to increase awareness of AAPI-owned businesses of agency contract and procurement opportunities.
The Agency Chief Acquisition Officer (CAO), Senior Procurement Executives (SPEs), Small Business Directors; and/or Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) will work together to: 1) partner with national AAPI business groups and technical assistance providers to ensure more AAPI small businesses are aware of agency contract and procurement opportunities; and 2) conduct at least 2 regional engagements ...more »