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Illustrations and airwaves: Informing communities on children on the move Posted Nov 13, 2017

See the picture gallery below. People have moved along the Abidjan-Lagos corridor throughout history – the many cultures of the region shaped by this migration.…

Looking to the future: A day in the life of a refugee family in Greece Posted Oct 27, 2017

While thousands of refugees are forced to live in bleak refugee camps in Greece, Destination Unknown campaign member Terre des Hommes is providing families with…

‘Back to the Future’ project to get 18,000 Syrian refugee children back into school Posted Oct 19, 2017

  Getting an education can be a difficult thing for Syrian refugee children in Lebanon. Over 200,000 Syrian children living in the country currently have…

West African states unite to protect children on the move across region Posted Oct 10, 2017

Efforts to protect children on the move across West Africa received a significant boost last week, when countries in the region backed plans to shield…

Destination Unknown campaign member Terre des Hommes rallies to protect Rohingya refugee children Posted Sep 28, 2017

Over 430,000 Rohingya have fled Myanmar to seek safety from an escalation of violence in the last four weeks – three in five of them…

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…