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
Migrant Workers Sue California Fair Company CDM defends the labor rights of migrant workers in the fair industry. Learn More
Policy Advocacy CDM’s Analysis of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, S.744. Learn More
Taken for a Ride Migrant Workers in the U.S. Fair and Carnival Industry. Learn More
Oaxaca Outreach & Education CDM reaches underrepresented indigenous migrant workers in Oaxaca. Learn More
Leadership Development & Worker Organizing The Comité de Defensa del Migrante (Migrant Defense Committee). Learn More
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Proyecto de Mujeres Migrantes (ProMuMi) CDM supports women migrant leaders through our Migrant Women's Project Learn More
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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CDM Denounces Rep. Bob Goodlatte’s AG Act as an Anti-Immigrant, Anti-Worker Proposal By: programassociate, October 25, 2017

CDM is disgusted that the House Judiciary Committee approved Rep. Bob Goodlatte’s exploitative Agricultural Guestworker Act (AG Act), an anti-immigrant, anti-worker proposal that would further increase the vulnerability of farmworkers in the United States. The AG Act aims to create a new H-2C guestworker program that would slash wages, limit access to justice, and weaken protections for migra ...


Las y los Trabajadores Migrantes, Defensoras y Organizaciones a Administración Trump: Proteja los Derechos de las y los Trabajadores Migrantes en el TLCAN By: programassociate, October 17, 2017

El día de hoy, el Centro de los Derechos del Migrante, Inc. presentó la siguiente petición firmada por 98 personas y organizaciones dirigida a la Oficina del Representante de Comercio de los Estados Unidos para exigir que los derechos de las y los trabajadores migrantes se protejan en la renegociación del TLCAN. Las y los firmantes incluyen personas trabajadoras migrantes, defensoras de der ...


Migrant Workers, Advocates and Organizations to Trump Administration: Protect Migrant Workers in the NAFTA Renegotiation By: programassociate, October 17, 2017

Today, Centro de los Derechos del Migrante, Inc. submitted the following petition signed by 98 individuals and organizations to the Office of the United States Trade Representative to demand that migrant workers’ rights are protected in the NAFTA renegotiation. Signatories included migrant workers, and labor and migrant rights advocates across borders.

Office of the United States ...