Mexico

Mexico

The Government of Mexico has created a technical group for incorporation of gender-responsive data into its migration policies through the Ministry of the Interior. The group collects data to guarantee women migrants effective access to their rights through incorporation of gender perspective and affirmative action in its administrative rules and public policies.

Theme: Migration Data and Registration

GCM Objective: 1, 7, 14

The Government of Mexico is providing free legal counselling services on labour issues for migrants through its Federal Office for the Defense of Workers. This includes a focus on a human rights and gender perspective, which emphasizes support to women labour migrants.

Theme: Migration Data and Registration

GCM Objective: 15, 22

The Government of Mexico is providing additional social protection to women labour migrants through its Forma Migratoria de Trabajador Fronterizo (FMTF) program. The program aims to facilitate migrant documentation, especially for those performing undocumented domestic work in the labour force.

Theme: Migration Data and Registration

GCM Objective: 1