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06/06/2019: CFO now accepting nominations for the 2019 Migration Advocacy and Media (MAM) Awards

NOTE: Deadline for submission of entries is extended until 15 September 2019.

The Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) are now accepting nominations for the 2019 Migration Advocacy and Media (MAM) Awards.

These awards were conceived in 2011 by the CFO and the Inter-Agency Committee for the December Celebration of the Month of Overseas Filipinos and International Migrants Day in the Philippines. The Awards aim to recognize the significant role of the media in the promotion and advocacy of various issues on migration and development.

Eligible for the Awards are works by government and private media outlets, institutions and practitioners in the fields of print, radio, movie and television, advertising and interactive media. The entries must have raised public awareness on issues on Filipino migration, advocated the cause of overseas Filipinos and/or promoted a positive image of overseas Filipinos. Please note that nominees may be based in the Philippines or outside the country.

Download the Primer and Nomination form here.

Entries to the awards must be submitted on or before 30 July 2019.

The Awards Secretariat may be reached at:

MAM Awards Secretariat
Commission of Filipinos Overseas
CitiGold Center 1345 Pres. Quirino Avenue
corner Osmena Highway (South Superhighway) Manila, Philippines 1007
Telephone No: +632-552-4760 to 767
Fax No: (02) 561-8160
E-mail address: mamawards.cfo@gmail.com