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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…

EU Council Summit: European leaders confusing migration crisis with political crisis Posted Jun 29, 2018

Media Reaction Brussels – 29 June 2018 European leaders confused a political crisis with a migration crisis when agreeing today to explore opening ‘disembarkation platforms’…

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…

Destination Unknown joins call for all UN Member States to end child immigration detention Posted May 17, 2018

Working with the Child Rights Initiative, Destination Unknown is campaigning for children’s rights to be at the heart of two new global compacts on migration…

New manual to support organisations working for regularisation of children, young people and families Posted Apr 19, 2018

A new manual advising organisations who work with migrant children, young people, families and governments for new or improved regularisation mechanisms has been produced by…