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Children on the move at risk of exploitation in southeast Asia, study suggests Posted May 30, 2017

Terre des Hommes Netherlands launched a new report in Bangkok on 26 May titled ‘Open Borders: Comparative Study of the Potential Impact of the ASEAN Economic…

Terre des Hommes Secretary General to undertake 1,250km adventure for children on the move Posted May 29, 2017

Ignacio Packer, Secretary General of Destination Unknown campaign member Terre des Hommes (TDH) is cycling, running and kayaking 1,250 km from Berlin to Croatia to…

Child rights organisations welcome EU Commission’s policy to protect child migrants and refugees Posted Apr 12, 2017

The EU Commission’s new policy guidelines, which provide concrete actions to protect all migrant and refugee children arriving in Europe, have been broadly welcomed by…

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…

Laying the foundations: How Syria conference can empower children to build country’s future Posted Apr 04, 2017

With the Syrian War now lasting longer than World War Two, it may seem difficult to think of a time when the guns fall silent…

EU must use 60th anniversary to let children on the move dream again Posted Mar 24, 2017

On the 60th anniversary of the European Union, providing strong protection and abundant opportunities for child migrants and refugees appears to be extremely far down…

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…

Hungary now EU’s star pupil for locking up child refugees Posted Mar 08, 2017

Members of the Destination Unknown Campaign are deeply concerned about the Hungarian Parliament’s approval of a law contemplating the placement of all asylum-seekers, including children,…

How fear is defining the EU’s treatment of refugees – and why it should stop Posted Mar 08, 2017

European leaders are at a crossroads. They can either let fear erode the fundamental values they so often preach about yet practice less and less,…

Let’s Bring Them Here: Citizens offer lift to refugees trapped in Greece Posted Mar 06, 2017

Drivers from across Europe brought Brussels roads to a standstill today, driving over 250 cars from across the continent to demand that EU leaders do…