Migrant Families Popular Assembly
The Migrant Famileis Popular Assembly, (Apofam) is Mexico´s largest grassroot organizing plattform formed by and led by migrant families and returned migrants.
Every week, more than 200 people meet in local groups in the states of Guerrero, Puebla Tlaxcala, Mexico City and New York to plan and organize actions to reach the causes and consequences of forced migration. Economic justice initiatives, Popular Education, alternative media, peace and justice are some of the areas groups work with.
Through a National Assembly and a Leadership Committee, migrant families define priorities and execute actions to advance rights for this, one of Mexico´s largest social sector.