Map where AAPI farms and ranches are located; collect information about their characteristics; and analyze changes over time, including impact on USDA program participation.
Department of Agriculture
Conduct an assessment of complaint data on language and also the language line pilot program.
Develop consultation policy with the Native Hawaiian community.
Promote employment opportunities and conduct analysis of AAPI applicants at all GS grade levels and SES.
Improve training and development opportunities for AAPI employees as determined by attainment of Individual Development Plans (IDPs).
Organize a community forum where farmers can share best practices and information on benefits of USDA programs.
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 pilot program for enhanced AAPI language services.