Reduce cultural and language barriers that hinder AAPI and other communities from accessing services and programs during disaster response and post-disaster recovery.
Improve access and increase technical assistance and outreach to Treasury programs to better serve AAPI populations by developing outreach and technical assistance plans to allow greater access to CDFI Fund programs and financial education and access opportunities.
Increase pipeline of AAPI applicants to managerial and SES positions by analyzing current employee programs and options available to employees to increase the AAPI SES workforce.
Develop a plan for how and when multilingual employees language services can be used and shared within the agency in cases of emergencies.
Encourage Federal agencies to collect applicant flow data by using a revised form that has recently been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
Provide leadership training, career development, and mentoring opportunities to DoD personnel and Implement an agency-wide mentoring program.
Identify areas of cross-cutting interest and potential partnership between and among Federal agencies. ...more »
Develop in-language NASA materials to reach AAPI communities about NASA programs.
Review internal and external data disaggregation practices and explore potential for replication of best practices and systems.
Enhance student and recent graduate employment programs and expand strategic relationships with key institutions of higher education by partnering with the DHS Office of Academic Engagement to explore strategic relationships with institutions of higher education with significant AAPI/NHPI student enrollment or with the Asian American and Pacific Islander Association of Colleges and Universities (APIACU).
The Agency Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization 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 two regional engagements with local Asian American organizations.
Include representatives of the AAPI community in new pedestrian and bicycle safety materials.