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Campaign: Department of Labor

Develop in-language material or replicate existing access models

Develop in-language materials, or replicate existing language access models (e.g. programs within WHD) to better serve these identified communities.

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Strengthen relationship with the Native Hawaiian community

Continue to provide consultation and enforcement support to the Hawaii OSHA State Plan per the agreement (renewed September 2013) with the Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR).

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Increase awareness of Wage and Hour Division

Conduct outreach to AAPI community to increase awareness of Wage and Hour Division's (WHD) services and administered laws.

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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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Improve access and technical assistance outreach to better serve AAPIs

Develop outreach and technical assistance plans to allow greater access for AAPI-serving organizations to DOL WB programs and office services.

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Increase understanding of AAPIs employment outcomes through research

Organize a forum to better understand the employment needs of AAPI job seekers and workers.

 

Research/study the specific barriers that are the most challenging for AAPI to obtain sustainable employment.

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3 votes

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Partner with AANAPISIs

Establish and continue to maintain relationships with various AAPI worker advocacy groups and business associations throughout the country.

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8 votes

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Complete translations of key OSHA publications

Complete translations of key Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) publications providing an overview of the laws administered by the agency and the agency's services in Korean, Vietnamese, Simplified Chinese, and Nepali.

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Add a variable for Asian subgroups to American Time Use Survey files

Add a variable for seven Asian subgroups (Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Vietnamese and Other Asian) to the American Time Use Survey public use files. The variable will appear on some ATUS records in the 2013 files and will be fully phased in for the 2014 files.

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