The Center for Migrant Advocacy – Philippines (CMA-Phils) is an advocacy group that promotes the rights of overseas Filipinos land or sea based migrant workers and Filipino immigrants and their families. The Center works to help improve the economic, social and political conditions of migrant Filipino families everywhere through policy advocacy, information dissemination, networking, capability-building, and direct assistance. Also as a resource center CMA gathers information, conducts studies and analyzes urgent issues on overseas migration and disseminates this to its partners, networks and constituents.
A society where justice, good governance, equal opportunity and gender equality prevails. Where migrants enjoy equal rights and protection regardless of nationality, ethnicity, religion, gender, occupation and residency status.
To Uphold the rights of all Filipino migrants and their families while helping to improve their economic, social and political conditions through policy advocacy, information, networking and partnership, capability-building and direct assistance to distressed migrants.