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Hawa escapes exploitation thanks to prolonged community support from Destination Unknown Posted Mar 26, 2018

Hawa* and her mother are now living with a foster family in Gao, Mali. They fled from the nearby town of Gossi because of multiple…

Destination Unknown member Terre des Hommes provides long-lasting solutions for Syrian children in Jordan and Lebanon Posted Mar 20, 2018

As the Syria crisis enters its eighth year, Terre des Hommes supports children who have known nothing but conflict. Ongoing violence in areas such as…

Start as you mean to go on: The road to child-friendly global compacts on refugees and migration Posted Feb 22, 2018

As we campaign for a safer world for children on the move, the Destination Unknown campaign was glad to see talks between governments begin on…

Trump and El Salvador: How TPS suspension leaves children’s future in the balance Posted Jan 12, 2018

El Salvador is struggling to cope with the needs of thousands of children and young people forcibly returned to the country from the Unites States…

Breaking through the walls: How young returnees can be helped back into El Salvadorian society Posted Dec 19, 2017

A group of people, including children, attempt to cross into the United States from Mexico. ©Terre des Hommes Schweiz Destination Unknown campaign member Terre des Hommes…

Transitioning to a government-run refugee and migrant response in Greece: A joint NGO roadmap for more fair and humane policies Posted Dec 12, 2017

Destination Unknown campaign member Terre des Hommes, together with 11 other organisations, have produced a roadmap providing an overview of the current situation on the…

How you can impact the UN Global Compacts on migration and refugees Posted Dec 04, 2017

This is a joint blog by two civil society campaigns advocating for child rights: the Destination Unknown Campaign, and the End Child Immigration Detention Campaign…

Support the Campaign to Move Asylum Seekers in Greece to Safety Before Winter Hits Posted Dec 01, 2017

End The Asylum Crisis on Greek Islands #OpenTheIslands COUNTDOWN TO WINTERCountdown (Athens, December 1, 2017) – The Greek government, with the support of European Union leaders,…

Winter in Greece – Last year’s cruelty must not be repeated Posted Nov 30, 2017

A child in a reception centre in Greece. European policies are putting already vulnerable people in more danger by confining them to overcrowded camps on…