Southern Africa


South Africa : young active citizens make an impact Posted Jul 16, 2015

On the occasion of the World Refugee’s Day, Terre des Hommes Germany and partners in South Africa organized an event in Johannesburg  with the theme “Fostering Communities of…

2nd Destination Unknown Campaign Assembly: be radically innovative Posted Apr 23, 2015

« Be radically innovative », that was the appeal launched by the Chair of Terre des Hommes International Federation, Raffaele Salinari, to the thirty-five participants of the…

1st Destination Unknown Campaign Assembly Posted Oct 15, 2013

“Children on the move” is a fact, worldwide! A global campaign team to protect them Geneva, 17-18 September 2013. 35 professionals representing 16 organisations from…

The lives of children on the move in the policy debate in New York. Are their voices influencing policy? Posted Oct 08, 2013

The High Level Dialogue on Migration and Development has not left children behind but, as the tragedy of Lampedusa was there to remind policy makers,…

The migration of children in ACP countries: Of their own free will or involuntary? Posted Jul 03, 2013

This background note belongs to the series of Background Notes created by the ACP Observatory on Migration on several key issues linked to South-South migration. This background…

In Nairobi, Children on the Move in the agenda of African CSOs Posted May 28, 2013

Nairobi, 24-25 May 2013 Africa Regional Consultation, High Level Dialogue Migration and Development The meeting was organised by Pan African Network in Defense of Migrant…

Exceeding migration and other myths Posted Nov 27, 2012

The notion of migration has often a negative characterisation, marked by prejudices, wrong ideas, stereotypes and myths. Therefore terre des hommes Schweiz launched its online…

Press Realease: Terre des Hommes at Global Forum for Migration and Development Posted Nov 16, 2012

Terre des Hommes appeals to the States: let us protect young migrants together: let us protect young migrants together. Thousands of children around the world…

TDHIF submission to UNCRC Day Posted Nov 01, 2012

Geneva, 28 September 2012 DOWNLOAD and read the Submission of Terre des Hommes International Federation to UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Day…

CSO’s joint letter on Global Approach on Migration and Mobility Posted Oct 19, 2012

Brussels, April 2012 DOWNLOAD the Civil society organisations joint letter to Justice and Home Affairs EU Council on Global Approach on Migration and Mobility.