Technical Commission of the EMIF

The Technical Commission was created with the fundamental purpose of assisting in the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the EMIF. Thanks to its supervision it is possible to obtain reliable results of the surveys, which become inputs for decision-making as well as for the creation and implementation of public policies that benefit migrants.


Institutions

  • El Colegio de la Frontera Norte (EL COLEF)
  • Migration Policy Bureau (UPM) of the Secretariat of Government (SEGOB)
  • National Population Council (CONAPO)
  • National Council to Prevent Discrimination (CONAPRED) as a decentralized public body of the SEGOB
  • Directorate General of Protection of Mexicans Abroad of the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs (SRE)
  • Directorate General for Latin America and the Caribbean of the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs (SRE)
  • Secretariat of Labor and Social Welfare (STPS)
  • Secretariat of Social Development.

Technical Commission members

The Technical Committee for Survey of Migration on Mexico’s Northern and Southern Borders, consists of the following members:

El Colegio de la Frontera Norte (EL COLEF)
Ietza Bojorquez Chapela, Head of Project

Migration Policy Bureau (UPM)
Rocío González Higuera, Head of the Migration Policy Bureau

National Population Council (CONAPO)
Rodrigo Jiménez Uribe, Director General for Planning on Population and Development

National Council to Prevent Discrimination (CONAPRED)
Paula Leite, Joint Director General for Studies, Legislation and Public Policy

Secretariat of Foreign Affairs (SRE – North America)
Ambasador Jacob Prado González, Director General for Protection of Mexicans Abroad

Secretariat of Foreign Affairs (SRE - Latin America and the Caribbean)
Miguel Ignacio Díaz Reynoso, Director General for Latin America and the Caribbean

Secretariat of Labor and Social Welfare (STPS)
Mtro. Roberto F. Gerhard Tuma, Director General for Research and Labour Statistics

Secretariat of Welfare
Dr. Edgar Ramírez Medina, Dierctor General of Analysis and Prospective, Chief of Staff of the Subsecretariat for Planning, Evaluation and Regional Development.


Functions

  • Verify and promote the compliance of the agreements established between the institutions
  • Analyze and evaluate the progress and results of the surveys carried out
  • Resolve questions of a technical nature that arise in the implementation of the EMIF’s agreements
  • Resolve disputes, doubts or disagreements that arise with regard to the interpretation, execution and performance of the EMIFS’s agreement between the institutions
  • Promote the necessary aspects to achieve the EMIF’s agreements