Children on the Move


Now Available: the Working Document on Child Rights in the Global Compacts Posted Jun 27, 2017

The working document “Child Rights in the Global Compacts: Recommendations for protecting, promoting and implementing the human rights of children on the move in the…

EU and Balkan countries stranding hundreds of unaccompanied children in dangerous limbo Posted Apr 07, 2017

Unaccompanied, separated children trapped in the Balkans are being placed in extreme danger of exploitation, violence and trafficking due to unfit border policies and inadequate…

One year on: Children driven to self-harm by EU-Turkey deal Posted Mar 17, 2017

“Self-harm has become so common among refugee children in Greek detention centres, you can almost consider it a hobby.” It’s just one example of harrowing…

EU plan to send migrants back to Libyan abuse slammed by NGOs Posted Feb 22, 2017

Children on the move and other migrants are being placed in extreme danger by reckless EU plans to outsource human rights responsibilities to Libya, a…

Joint messages to the HC Dialogue on Children on the Move Posted Dec 10, 2016

Once a year, the High Commissioner for Refugees Dialogue on Protection Challenges gathers partners of the UNHCR to discuss issues of utmost importance and share…

Police training for children on the move in Pakistan Posted Nov 21, 2016

A training on “The Role of Police to the Protection of Children on the Move” took place for 110 newly recruited police officials, mostly assistant…

Delivering Social Care to children on the move in Serbia Posted Oct 04, 2016

Meeting Needs in Challenging Circumstances [ChildHub Research] The ability of social care workers operating in NGOs in Serbia to meet the needs of children on…