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Add labor force estimates to annual Bureau of Labor Statistics report

Add a labor force estimates for seven Asian subgroups (Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese and Other Asian) to the BLS annual report, “Labor Force Characteristics by Race and Ethnicity.”

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10 votes

Department of Labor

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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5 votes

Department of Labor

Utilize multilingual employees for translation and interpetation

Determine 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.

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4 votes

Department of Labor

Create specific targets of AAPI-concentrated industries and businesses

Determine if AAPI populations are clustered in certain industries that are likely to have Federal contracts and develop an outreach and education plan to engage those workers.

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5 votes

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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3 votes

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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5 votes

Department of Labor

Make outreach and education material available in AAPI languages

Ensure that language resources are appropriately distributed based on demonstrated language needs in an area/district/region.

 

Ensure that translated materials are offered through the agency's publication catalogue, website and through worker rights organizations.

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8 votes

Department of Labor

Identify and analyze existing agency programs that disaggregate data

Identify existing agency programs that disaggregate data (e.g. BLS) and investigate the potential for replication for programs that do not.

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13 votes

Department of Labor

Translate publication that provides an overview of services and laws

Develop a translated publication providing an overview of the laws administered by the agency and the agency's services in appropriate and relevant translations in five languages.

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3 votes