NODM’s mission is to foster and develop among deported migrants an understanding of their fundamental rights in the Jamaican state and society. As a growing social movement comprised mostly of persons who have been themselves deported, NODM strives: To make representations to key state and civic agencies on ALL matters pertaining to the rights, status and treatment of deported persons; To plan and implement ways, means and projects that will lead to the social-economic uplift and empowerment of deported Jamaicans, and to build alliances with agencies and NGO’s that advocate for and provide services to deported migrants.