Rigorously enforce civil rights statutes/laws that require equal access and non-discrimination in federal programs that involve grants, loans, contracts, financial aid and other benefits.
Actively participate with agency LEP WG to ensure compliance with Executive Order 13166.
Contact WHIAAPI to connect with AANAPISIs
Rigorously enforce civil rights statutes/laws that require equal access and non-discrimination in federal programs that involve grants, loans, contracts, financial aid, and other benefits.
Evaluate trends and patterns of compliance and enforcement activity for AAPI population and subpopulations.
Increase outreach efforts to Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to promote entry, mid-career, and SES employment opportunities.
Develop language to promote engaging diverse communities, including AAPIs, in appropriate DHS grant opportunities.
Strengthen relationship and improve communication and coordination with the Native Hawaiian community by developing a consultation policy with the Native Hawaiian community.
Improve career development, promotion, and retention opportunities for AAPI employees, where gaps are identified, especially in the senior leadership pipeline, GS 11-14, by promoting employment opportunities and conducting analysis of AAPI applicants at the GS 11-14 levels.
Explore the possibility of developing a housing study specific to NHPIs in the top 10 metropolitan areas where NHPIs reside.
Review internal and external data disaggregation practices and explore potential for replication of best practices and systems.
Develop a publication providing an overview of the laws administered by EBSA (including the Affordable Care Act) and the agency's services. Translate this publication into at least three AAPI languages.
1) During annual meetings/conferences serving minority audiences from throughout the country, ECA will provide workshops and panel presentations and staff exhibits providing information and technical assistance regarding its various exchange program opportunities. 2) Academic Programs offices will make presentations at a variety of AANAPISIs and consult with AANAPISI leaders in order to better inform campus communities ...more »