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17/07/2013: SEARCH FOR NOMINEES FOR MIGRATION ADVOCACY AND MEDIA (MAM) AWARDS

PRESS RELEASE
17 July 2013

SEARCH FOR NOMINEES FOR MIGRATION ADVOCACY AND MEDIA (MAM) AWARDS

The Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) is now accepting nominations for the 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 and recognizes the significant role of the media in the promotion and advocacy of various issues on migration and development.

Eligible for the awards are:

  • Media works by government and private media outlets;
  • Institutions and practitioners in the fields of print, radio, movie and television, advertising and blogging internet sites, whether based in the Philippines or abroad.

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. Nominations must be submitted by 30 September 2013 to MAM Awards Secretariat, Commission on Filipinos Overseas, Citigold Center, 1345 President Quirino Avenue, cor Osmeña Highway, Manila, Philippines 1007. Hereunder are CFO’s contact details:

CONTACT PERSONS:                   Ms. KC Gapuzan and Ms. Reina Calvo
TELEPHONE NOS:                         (02) 552-4761 or (02)552-4762
FAX NO:                                            (02) 561-8291 or (02) 561-8332
EMAIL ADDRESSES:                     khapuzan@cfo.gov.ph or calvo@cfo.gov.ph

 

For more information, kindly visit this link: http://cfo.gov.ph/mam-awards.html). Thank you. (END).