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Communiqué of the Interfaith Mission for Solidarity and Service with Migrants, Refugees and Uprooted People

Grha Oikumene, Jakarta, Indonesia 12-14 September 2018 “… for I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, I was


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[IAMR7] Migrants & Refugees SpeakOut in Berlin (28-Jun-2017)

SPEAK OUT STREET EVENT! The International Migrants Alliance (IMA), in cooperation with the Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants (APMM), GABRIELA Germany, IBON International, the International League of Peoples’ Struggle, the International Women’s Alliance, MIGRANTE Europe, and


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APMM releases Migrants’ Resource Pack and Toolkit on Agenda 2030

The APMM is happy to share with everyone the Migrants’ Resource Pack and Toolkit on Agenda 2030 and the Rights Over Remittance infographic poster. The Resource Pack was developed to help in building capacity of grassroots


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The Trade Unions and Migrants Dialogue

The Trade Unions and Migrants Dialogue held on May 4, 2017 was attended by migrants and grassroots organization leaders from different countries such as Hong Kong, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and the Philippines. Migrants Situations


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APMM attends APRN biennial, exec elected chair

  The Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants (APMM) helped co-organize and participated in the recently-concluded biennial conference of the Asia Pacific Research Network, or APRN. Entitled “Resisting Militarism, Building People’s Power and Democracy”, the two-day conference,


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[APMM Webinars] Rex Osa talks refugee situation in Germany

Rex Osa, a refugee of Nigerian descent in Germany, was the main resource speaker of APMM’s webinar on refugee situation last April 25. In 2005, Rex sought asylum in Germany after escaping political persecution in Nigeria.


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Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2017

More than 80 members of civil society organizations (CSOs) engaged Member States of the UN ESCAP for the Asia Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2017 at the UN Conference Center in Bangkok, Thailand on March 29


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Asia Pacific Civil Society Forum on Sustainable Development

More than 150 civil society organizations (CSOs) from across the Asia-Pacific region participated in the Asia Pacific Civil Society Forum on Sustainable Development from March 26 to 28 in Bangkok, Thailand. With the theme Prosperity for


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AMMORE holds General Assembly

The Alliance of Marriage Migrants Organizations for Rights and Empowerment, or AMMORE, has successfully concluded its first general assembly in Bangkok, Thailand last March 23, 2017. With 14 participants from South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Australia, Hong


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Commemorating IWD 2017: Marriage Migrants Deserve Recognition and Respect

In addition to love and affection, we deserve and demand recognition, respect and protection. On the commemoration of the 2017 International Women’s Day, we in the Action Network of Marriage Migrants for Rights and Empowerment (AMMORE)


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APMM Statement on 2016 Intl Migrants Day

Further strengthen our international solidarity, further organize the broadest number of migrants  (Statement of the Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants on the 2016 International Migrants Day) The Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants joins migrant workers, immigrants, marriage


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You’re Invited: 6th Intl Assembly of Migrants & Refugees (Dhaka, 09Dec2016)

The APMM is inviting all to the 6th International Assembly of Migrants & Refugees happening on December 9, 2016 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The IAMR5 is a parallel conference happening around the Global Forum on Migration and Development.


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HK$5,000 wage for FDWs – HK migrant domestics demand in dialogue

On August 15, the Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants (APMM) joined grassroots migrant workers organizations in a dialogue with the Hong Kong Labour Department regarding the proposed wage hike for foreign domestic workers (FDWs) to HK$5,000.


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Last August 1 was the last day our summer interns stayed with us. After what seemed to be a short stay of two months, their internship has ended and they will be moving on and enjoying


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This article was contributed by the International Migrants Alliance and the Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants to the CPDE e-bulletin.   People are on the move. But in most cases, moving en masse is caused by


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