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19/06/2019: CGA-MFCH-012-2019_MIGRATION ADVOCACY AND MEDIA (MAM) AWARDS: NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2019

 

CGA-MFCH- 012 -2019

19 June 2019

 

MIGRATION ADVOCACY AND MEDIA (MAM) AWARDS: NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2019

The Philippine Consulate General announces that the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Migration Advocacy and Media (MAM) Awards.

Conceived in 2011 by the CFO and the Inter-Agency Committee for the Celebration of the Month of Overseas Filipinos and International Migrants Day in the Philippines in December every year, the MAM Awards aim to recognize the significant role of the media in the promotion and advocacy of 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 blogging. Entries must have raised public awareness on issues on Filipino migration, advocated the cause of Filipinos overseas, and/or promoted a positive image of Filipinos overseas. Nominees may be based in the Philippines or outside the country.

The six (6) MAM Awards categories include: Print Journalism Award, Radio Journalism Award, Television Journalism Award, Film Media Award, Interactive Media Award and Advertisement Award.

Deadline for the submission of entries is on 30 July 2019. All entries must be submitted to the MAM Awards Committee, Commission on Filipinos Overseas, CitiGold Center, 1345 Pres. Quirino Ave. cor. Osmeña Highway (South Superhighway) Manila, Philippines 1007.

For rules on the filing of nominations, nomination forms and other details, please download the MAM 2019 Primer; visit the CFO website:  https://www.cfo.gov.ph/article/28-featured-articles/3858-cfo-is-now-accepting-nominations-for-the-mam-awards-2019.html; or contact the MAM Secretariat at tel nos. (632)552-4760 to 767 or email mamawards.cfo@gmail.com. END