Browsing: Archive for March, 2015

Currently, there are 232 million international migrants in the world and this is projected to increase in the coming years. This includes migrant workers and immigrants who are mainly in agriculture, industries and the service sector.


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By the Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants 13 February 2015 The Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants (APMM), a regional centre working for the rights of migrants in the region, expresses the following position for the second


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When the Open Working Group released its Final Outcome Document on Sustainable Development Goals in July, it has become apparent that the direction the post-2015 development agenda is taking is one that does not veer away


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Critique of the Final Outcome Document of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals By the Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants 18 September 2014   Fourteen years ago, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were developed


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Faith groups, migrants meet for INFORM (2014)

Various faith-based groups and migrant organizations came together once again for the 2nd Consultation Meeting of INFORM, or Interfaith Network for the Rights of Migrants. Their meeting was held at the Sacro Costato in Quezon City, Philippines


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News Digest – February 2015

Here is the latest edition of our monthly publication, APMM News Digest. It features mainly the case of Erwiana who recently won her campaign against her abusive employer. You can read more articles by downloading here.


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IMA Statement on International Women’s Day 2015

Fight capitalist greed and exploitation Women and men migrants unite for dignity, against modern-day slavery   The International Migrants Alliance (IMA) commemorates the 2015 International Women’s Day by calling on all women and men migrants, refugees


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UFDWR Statement on International Women’s Day 2015

FDWs in commemoration of the International Working Women’ Day United for Foreign Domestic Workers’ Rights (UFDWR) 08 March 2015 The women migrant workers continue to bear the brunt of the labor exploitation brought by the neoliberal


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APMM Statement on International Women’s Day 2015

Uphold the Rights of Women Migrant Workers! Fight for Decent Wage!  Stop Forced Migration! Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants (APMM) 08 March 2015 “Women hold up half the sky” as the saying goes, and in the


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