Check us out on YouTube! Stay up to date on CDM's work by checking out our YouTube channel! Our latest video highlights and the experience of Comité member Adareli. Learn More builds worker power in int'l labor recruitment On September 30, CDM launched Contratados, a social justice initiative that uses technology and art to increase transparency and combat abuse in U.S. guest worker programs. Learn More
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Leadership Development & Worker Organizing The Comité de Defensa del Migrante (Migrant Defense Committee). Learn More
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Leadership Training What it is, how we do it and how you can help.Learn More
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CDM supports Mexico-based migrant workers to defend and protect their rights as they move between their home communities in Mexico and their workplaces in the United States.

Founded in 2005, Centro de los Derechos del Migrante, Inc. (CDM) is the first transnational migrant workers’ rights organization based in Mexico. Since its founding, CDM has...


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Las y los Trabajadores Migrantes son Abandonados por el TLCAN By: programassociate, July 18, 2017

El 17 de julio, el Representante de Comercio de los Estados Unidos (USTR, por sus siglas en inglés) publicó una lista de objetivos para la renegociación del Tratado de Libre Comercio de América del Norte (TLCAN). El Centro de los Derechos del Migrante, Inc. (CDM), una organización transnacional de derechos laborales dedicada a garantizar el acceso a la justicia para las y los trabajadores ...


Migrant Workers Left Out of NAFTA By: programassociate, July 18, 2017

On July 17, the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) published a list of objectives for the upcoming renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Centro de los Derechos del Migrante, Inc. (CDM) — a transnational migrant rights organization dedicated to ensuring access to justice for Mexico-based migrant workers — released the following statement:

“Today ...


Organizaciones de Defensa de Migrantes, Trabajadoras y Trabajadores Líderes, Expertas y Expertos Demandan Protecciones para las y los Trabajadores Migrantes en la Renegociación del TLCAN By: programassociate, June 27, 2017

26 de junio del 2017

Hoy, personas trabajadoras migrantes, organizaciones de defensa de derechos laborales y de migrantes, y expertas y expertos en materia laboral de Canadá, México y los Estados Unidos hacen un llamado para que se incluyan fuertes protecciones a los derechos de las y los trabajadores migrantes y acceso transnacional a la justicia durante la renegociación del Tratado ...