The Philippine Embassy in Oslo would like to announce that the Commission on Filipino Overseas is now accepting nominations to the 2015 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 Overseas Filipinos and International Migrants Day in the Philippines. They aim to recognize the significant role of the media in the promotion and advocacy of various issues on migration and development.
Works by government and private media outlets, institutions and practitioners in the fields of print, radio, movie and television, advertising and blogging are eligible for the Awards. 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. For more information about the MAM Awards, please go to the CFO website at or view the MAM Awards primer and Nomination Form at:
Nominations must be submitted on or before 01 October 2015 directly to the MAM Awards Committee based at the Commission on Filipinos Overseas. Their address is listed below:
MAM Awards secretariat
Commission on Filipinos Overseas
Citigold Center, 1345 Pres. Quirino Avenue corner
Osmeña Highway (South Superhighway) Manila, Philippines 1007