Increase Federal agencies' efforts to remove barriers that limit employment opportunities for AAPI Federal employees and job applicants by determining which agencies have identified barriers that limit employment opportunities for AAPI Federal employees or job applicants.
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
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).
Develop recruiting strategy to target AAPIs at Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISIs).
Increase awareness of employment development and support networks for mid-level AAPI personnel by develop a mentoring program by pairing senior management with mid-level staff to increase access to senior level staff for mid-level employees.
Increase outreach to AANAPISIs to stimulate interest by AAPI students in Federal government employment by researching and developing a list of AANAPISI colleges to target in FY 2014.
Improve the EEOC’s ability to communicate with AAPIs and other groups who communicate primarily in a language other than English by enhancing the use of multilingual staff to provide language assistance.
Comply with OMB’s 1997 Revision to the Standards for the Classification of Federal Data on Race and Ethnicity.
Improve EEOC’s ability to communicate with AAPIs and other groups who communicate primarily in a language other than English by increasing access to linguistically appropriate resources and improving the language capability of the EEOC workforce. Assess language interpretation needs at all stages of EEOC’s private sector charge process, including mediation.
Improve the EEOC’s ability to communicate with AAPIs and other groups who communicate primarily in a language other than English by working with DOJ to comply with Executive Order (EO) 13166.
Improve the data collected during the private sector intake and charge process by further disaggregating AAPI national origin categories.
Survey existing barriers and develop a plan to increase the pipeline of AAPI applicants to managerial and SES positions.
Improve public access to information on AAPI workforce, charge/complaint, and litigation data by liberating EEOC data for public consumption.