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The former children on the move telling the world how to care for child refugees Posted Jul 07, 2017

The most powerful voices when protecting the rights and improving the conditions of children on the move are children who have been forced to migrate…

Walking the talk: States must take concrete steps to protect children on the move after GFMDs Posted Jul 04, 2017

It’s time for governments to walk the talk when it comes to treating refugee and migrant children with the respect and dignity they deserve, and…

Bridges not walls: Our demands from the 2017 GFMDs Posted Jun 30, 2017

“We want to build bridges, not walls. We want safe and orderly migration routes. We want children to be at the heart of international refugee…

Happy fifth birthday Destination Unknown! Posted Jun 29, 2017

Earlier this month at the Global Conference on Children on the Move, we celebrated the fifth anniversary of the Destination Unknown (DU) campaign. The campaign…

World Refugee Day: Why governments should protect children on the move in new UN legislation Posted Jun 20, 2017

As we mark World Refugee Day, the need to provide genuine help and tangible solutions to refugees and displaced people across the world – including…

Live stream available for conference on protecting child refugees and migrants Posted Jun 12, 2017

The Global Conference on Children on the Move begins today, seeking to ensure that two new compacts on refugees and migrants committed to at last…

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…

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…

Why we need robust child rights commitments in the UN Global Compacts Posted Feb 17, 2017

Nearly 50 million children are currently on the move, and the many rights violations they are subjected to – from violence and exploitation to being…