Is the Regional Coordinator of the Migrant Forum in Asia (MFA),
a regional network of 260+ migrants' organizations, NGOs, advocates,
grassroots organizations and trade unions working to promote the rights and
well being of migrant workers and members of their families. Born in
Pakistan, he is currently working from the Philippines. MFA was also
recently nominated as the convener of the Solidarity for Asian People's
Mr. Gois is an educator, sociologist and human rights advocate. He has been
working on human rights education for more than a decade and has been
teaching social consciousness among University students across the Asia
Pacific region. From 1990 to 1995, he has worked extensively with religious
and cross cultural dialogues in Pakistan. He was a member of the Pax Romana
Asian Regional Team from 1995-2000. Mr. Gois has a Masters Degree in
Sociology. He is also a team member of the Center for Conscious Living.
William Gois worked closely with INMD staff in the organization of the PGA
meeting in Mexico City in 2010.