Department of Veterans Affairs

Improve Federal civil rights protections for the AAPI community

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.

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Department of Labor

Enforce civil rights statutes/laws that require equal access

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.

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Department of Energy

Foster the recruitment, career development, and advancement of AAPIs

Increase outreach efforts to Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to promote entry, mid-career, and SES employment opportunities.

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Department of Homeland Security

Ensure that appropriate funding opportunities serve AAPI communities

Develop language to promote engaging diverse communities, including AAPIs, in appropriate DHS grant opportunities.

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4 votes

Department of the Interior

Strengthen relationship with Native Hawaiian community

Strengthen relationship and improve communication and coordination with the Native Hawaiian community by developing a consultation policy with the Native Hawaiian community.

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Small Business Administration

Improve career development, promotion, and retention rates for AAPIs

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.

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Department of Housing and Urban Development

Conduct a housing study specific to NHPIs

Explore the possibility of developing a housing study specific to NHPIs in the top 10 metropolitan areas where NHPIs reside.

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Department of Homeland Security

Improve data disaggregation practices.

Review internal and external data disaggregation practices and explore potential for replication of best practices and systems.

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Department of Labor

Translate publication by Employee Benefits Security Adminstration

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.

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Department of State [Sample]

Increase AAPI engagement and awareness of AAPIs in U.S. exchange programs

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 »

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