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...
October 30, 2013
On Monday, October 28, H.R. 3344, the Fraudulent Overseas Recruitment and Trafficking Elimination Act of 2013 (FORTE), a bill that regulates foreign labor recruiters, was introduced in the House.
H.R. 3344 reforms the employment-based visa system to include some additional worker protections, including critical safeguards against recruitment abuse. The bill incl ...READ MORE
30 de Octubre, 2013
El lunes 28 de Octubre, se presento en la Cámara de Representantes de los EE.UU. el proyecto de ley H.R. 3344 titulado el Acto del 2013 Para la Eliminación del Fraude en el Reclutamiento y la Trata en el Extranjero (FORTE por sus siglas en inglés), una propuesta que busca regular a los reclutadores laborales fuera de los Estados Unidos.
El proyecto de ley re ...READ MORE
October 24, 2013
Today President Obama gave remarks at the White House calling on the House of Representatives to take initiative in passing immigration reform. President Obama stated that after the government shutdown and near debt default, the House of Representatives should push forward with their own proposals for immigration reform or take up the bipartisan Senate bill that was re ...READ MORE