Written by ILPS TIA Workshop 16
WHEREAS, the International Migrant Alliance (IMA) held its successful founding assembly in Hongkong in June 15-16, 2008. The IMA has now become the only progressive and democratic global alliance fighing for the comprehensive social, economic and political rights of migrants and refugees in seven global regions;
WHEREAS, the IMA was born out of the determined initiative of the ILPS Study Commission #16, according to the vision of the ILPS to arouse, organize and mobilize all the progressive, anti-imperialist and democratic among migrant masses all over the world and their genuine friends and advocates;
BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED, that the ILPS vigorously endorse and support the thrust, programs, and activities approved and adopted by the recently-concluded Founding Assembly of IMA.