|Statement||Dept. of Social and Rehabilitation Services.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 34, 3 leaves :|
|Number of Pages||34|
The Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs (FDVA) is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and to a program of affirmative action to fulfill that policy. This affirmative action plan serves as a guide for all parties responsible to implement FDVA’s affirmative action program. EEO (equal employment opportunity) and affirmative action are certainly relevant terms and therefore easy to mix up. Here’s the difference between EEO and affirmative action: EEO is giving everyone the same opportunity to thrive, while affirmative action is actively supporting those who’ve been consistently deprived of fair and equal treatment. The Equal Employment Opportunities Act () set up a commission to enforce such plans. The establishment of racial quotas in the name of affirmative action brought charges of so-called reverse discrimination in the late s. Although the U.S. Supreme Court accepted such an argument in Regents of the University of California v. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Management Directive (MD) Home > About Us > Affirmative Action Plan for the Recruitment, Hiring, Advancement, and Retention of Persons with Disabilities. Skip shares and print links Versión en español Share This Page Print.
1. Developing Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) policy statements, affirmative action programs and internal and external communication procedures; 2. Assisting in the identification of AAP/EEO problem areas; 3. To capture agencies’ affirmative action plan for persons with disabilities (PWD) and persons with targeted disabilities (PWTD), EEOC regulations (29 C.F.R. § (e)) and MD require agencies to describe how their affirmative action plan will improve the recruitment, hiring, advancement, and retention of applicants and employees with. Aug 15, · Affirmative Employment Program Plan Summary. An Affirmative Employment Program Plan is a blueprint for improving the employment and advancement opportunities for women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities. Plan content generally relates to problem assessment, statistical data, and specific numerical goals and narrative objectives. Final Rule on Affirmative Action for People with Disabilities in Federal Employment; The Equal Employment Opportunity Complaint Process in the Federal Sector; The Annual Regulatory Plan lists the most important regulations under review or development for the next 12 months.
Affirmative Action is a proactive method of hiring that encourages employers to seek out members of historically oppressed groups, including individuals of minority races and women, for qualified positions in their companies. In this way, Affirmative Action is a more direct way of ensuring diversity than the Equal Employment Opportunity law. Dec 19, · Affirmative Action. Affirmative action is the process by which employers engage in employment practices designed to eliminate the present effects of past discrimination. Affirmative action can be voluntary or involuntary. Voluntary affirmative action is engaged in by organizations that realize that is good business practice and the right thing to do. The affirmative action plan must bear with it a clear policy and consolidated statement to apply in their affirmative action. These sample statements should cover equal employment opportunity, sexual harassment, and non-discrimination of persons with disabilities. These statements can be used or be separate for each subject. It attempts to ensure that all applicants, males-females and all races have a fair opportunity in a hiring process, in competing for promotions, and equal access to training/professional development opportunities. As for Affirmative Action, it is a remedy to address past practices of discrimination.