Inventory current data sets broken down into AAPI categories within HUD’s program offices.
Department of Housing and Urban Development
Create AAPI community/non-profit outreach materials, available in AAPI languages which can be posted on the HUD website and disseminated through WHIAAPI Initiative and the AAPI liaison at the White House Office of Public Engagement. Will promote availability of the outreach materials to the HUD staff at HQ and field offices so they can help disseminate locally.
The Agency Chief Acquisition Officer (CAO), Senior Procurement Executives (SPEs), Small Business Directors; and/or Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) 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 2 regional engagements ...more »
Conduct barrier analysis to hiring and recruitment at HUD and implement a focused strategy for those HUD agencies with the highest barriers.
Conduct baseline assessment of applications for granting and awarding of funds to AAPI-serving organizations and communities.
Develop an effective dissemination strategy to ensure that these materials are properly distributed and understood.
Increase outreach efforts to AAPIs to promote employment and advancement opportunities.
Develop consultation policy with the Native Hawaiian community.
Assess capability to disaggregate data into Asian and Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander subgroups.
Explore the possibility of lifting the loan limit cap to align the FHA 247 loan limits with the national standard and other FHA loans.
Explore the possibility of developing a housing study specific to NHPIs in the top 10 metropolitan areas where NHPIs reside.
Identify and develop language materials to reach AAPI community about HUD programs.