Positions

Five recommendations to the EU Posted May 11, 2016

The Members of the Destination Unknown Campaign have addressed five recommendations to the EU and its Member States to: save the life of migrant and refugee…

Leaders: stand up for values and respect the rules Posted Apr 11, 2016

What Ban Ki-moon report for the World Humanitarian Summit can bring to the migrant and refugee crisis in the Euro-Mediterranean region? In such global report,…

UN: “Europe must now show that human rights still matter” Posted Mar 16, 2016

Terre des Hommes strongly supports François Crépeau warning “Europe cannot shrug off its responsibility for migrants and pass the buck to Turkey”. The UN Special…

“Palermo Call for Action” Posted Jan 26, 2016

10 priorities for the protection of the rights of refugee and migrant children Protection and care for children during rescue and transfer operations; the need…

Joint letter to the European Council Posted Nov 02, 2015

10 action points to ensure children’s rights in the EU’s migration policy Terre des Hommes, together with other 58 leading organisations in the fields of…

World refugee day : One in two refugees is a child Posted Jun 19, 2015

“What the world often forgets is that refugees are not failed people even after their birth nations are considered to be failed states. We have…

On human rights of migrants Posted Jun 16, 2015

Geneva 16  June 2016 – At the occasion of the presentation of the findings and the conclusions of the reports on human rights of migrants, drafted by…

Global Campaign to End Immigration Detention of Children turns 3 Posted Apr 07, 2015

The Global Campaign to End Immigration Detention of Children was launched during the 19th Session of the UN Human Rights Council in March 2012, to…

Groups commemorate 25th anniversary of the CRC by urging end to child immigration detention Posted Nov 20, 2014

            NEW YORK – 20th November 2014 – Destination Unknown Campaign led by Terre des Hommes International Federation signed join press…