Executive Secretariat for Integral Development (SEDI)

Department of Economic and Social Development (DESD) 

The Committee on Migration Issues (CAM)

The General Assembly, by means of the resolution: AG/RES. 2738 (XLII-O/12) created the Committee on Migration Issues (CAM for its acronym in Spanish) as a standing committee of the Inter-American Council for Integral Development (CIDI) of the Organization of American States (OAS). This permanent body is tasked to serve as the principal forum of the Organization dealing with migration issues. The CAM was established on July 24th, 2012 CIDI session. The CAM evolved from the Special Committee on Migration Issues (CEAM) of the Permanent Council which operated between April 2008 and June 2012.

Current Authorities (2013-2014):

Chair:  Ana Paola Riveros, Alternate Representative of Mexico (Elected by CIDI during its XXIX regular meeting, held August 27, 2013)

Vice Chair: Wendy Jeannette Acevedo, Alternate Representative of  El Salvador (Elected by the Committee on the 23rd of September of 2013)

For more information on the CAM click here (Available only in Spanish).

 

Previous Mandates and Activities by Year:

2010/11

AG/RES. 2608 (XL-O/10) - Migrant Populations and Migration Flows in the Americas

Draft Work Plan

Proposal for the Development of an Inter-American Cooperation Network for Migration CE/AM-153/10

2009/10

AG/RES. 2465 (XXXIX-O/09) Migrant Populations and Migration Flows in the Americas

2009/2010 Work Plan of the CEAM

Report of the Chair of the Special Committee on Migration Issues July 2009 – May 2010 CE/AM-146/10

2008/09

AG/RES. 2356 (XXXVIII-O/08) Migrant Populations and Migration Flows in the Americas

2008/2009 Work Plan of the CEAM

Report of the Chair of the Special Committee on Migration Issues (2008 – 2009) CE/AM-93/09

2007/2008

AG/RES. 2326 (XXXVII-O/07) Migrant Populations and Migration Flows in the Americas

2007/2008 Work Plan of the CEAM

Report of the Chair of the Special Committee on Migration Issues 2007-2008 CE/AM-34/08

For more information, please visit the official page of the CEAM, here.