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Learning from children on the move in West Africa Posted Sep 21, 2018

Destination Unknown campaign member Terre des Hommes, Enda and the African Movement of Working Children and Youth are working on a joint child protection programme…

Helping to develop Iraqi children’s life skills to overcome traumatic experiences Posted Sep 06, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of families were forced to flee their homes in Iraq when extremists, the so-called Islamic State (IS), took over a third of…

Countries must work together to ensure children on the move receive continuous care Posted Jul 10, 2018

Olivier Geissler, from Destination Unknown member International Social Service, explains the importance of cross border collaboration to ensure children on the move are treated as…

Families belong together: Reunify separated children with families and end detention at US-Mexico border Posted Jul 06, 2018

At least 2,300 children at the US-Mexico border have been separated from their families over a 5-week period, and children continue to be detained with…

European Council must put solidarity at heart of how it processes asylum claims of migrant children Posted Jun 27, 2018

European Union leaders must respect the asylum claims of migrant children attempting to reach Europe and not outsource these obligations to other countries, Terre des…

Families should be together and in communities, not locked up. There are alternatives. Posted Jun 22, 2018

Destination Unknown, a network of over 100 organisations worldwide, coordinated by Terre des Hommes, is very concerned by the current situation at the US border…

Aquarius: We stand for a Europe of global solidarity with migrants crossing the Mediterranean Posted Jun 12, 2018

Brussels 12/06/2018 The Migration experts of CONCORD Europe, the European Confederation of Development NGOs, strongly condemn the decision of the Italian government to close the…

NGOs in Greece join pan-European campaign to rejuvenate solidarity with refugees Posted May 24, 2018

The campaign that is being launched in Greece with the support of several civil society organisations is based on two main principles. It seeks to…

Albania: Easing the burden of returning migrant families Posted May 23, 2018

In Albania, the socioeconomic situation drives its population to emigrate. The last years saw the number of migrants returning home increase significantly. This is related…