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Art project shows horror witnessed by Mosul’s children in toy form Posted Sep 14, 2017

Over 900,000 people were forced to flee Mosul after Iraqi forces launched a military campaign to retake the city from Islamic State in October 2016…

South Sudan: How families are surviving siege conditions thanks to urban farming Posted Sep 08, 2017

In South Sudan, 6 million people – half the country’s population – are affected by food insecutiry, and the health and lives of children are…

Middle Eastern organisations champion child rights in Global Compact on Migration Posted Sep 01, 2017

Civil society organisations from across the Middle East and North Africa are mobilising to push for staunch human and child rights protection for children and…

How EU and Libyan recklessness is fuelling refugee rights violations in the Mediterranean Posted Aug 25, 2017

The decision by three civil society organisations to temporarily cease search and rescue operations in the Mediterranean Sea, due to increased hostility from Libyan authorities, is yet another setback for protecting the human rights of children and other people on the move around the Mediterranean.

Children on the move photograph challenges to survival in Johannesburg Posted Aug 23, 2017

Children on the move in Johannesburg, South Africa have taken pictures of the daily challenges they have to overcome as part of a photo exhibition…

How young Afghans in Sweden hope to put the brakes on dangerous deportations Posted Aug 18, 2017

Popular protests have sprung up across Sweden against forcibly returning people, including unaccompanied minors, to Afghanistan. Anna Benedictsson from Destination Unknown campaign member One Third…

Locked out: How more refugees must benefit from new smartphone apps Posted Aug 03, 2017

In the wake of vast numbers of people seeking safety in the Middle East and Europe, the global online community has stepped in to offer…

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons: How videos are helping potential child victims Posted Jul 30, 2017

“My name is Cristiano and I am 15. In the past some of the people I met wanted to cause me harm or make money…

UN Global Compacts must overcome regional differences on protecting refugees and migrants Posted Jul 27, 2017

A crisis in one part of world will have deep implications everywhere. Man-made crisis in particular not only force people to directly flee fighting but…

Climate change refugees: How to help children moving due to our warming planet Posted Jul 25, 2017

  As climate change makes our planet less habitable because of natural disasters, conflict over resources and the deterioration of the environment, people need to…