South America


Why Timmermans meets fundamental rights NGOs now Posted Feb 18, 2016

              Wednesday 17 February 2016, European Commission HQ, Berlaymont building, Brussels. Nine representatives of human rights NGOs and networks*…

National Conference on Human trafficking in Lima, Peru Posted Jul 23, 2014

“Not all children who are on the move are trafficked children. There are other complex factors which pertain to mobility. Child mobility in itself is…

57,000 children on the run at the US border since October 2013 Posted Jul 22, 2014

  According to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 57,000 unaccompanied children were caught at the Mexico-USA border since October 2013, this is double of…

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,…

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…

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.  

Kids Abroad: ignore them, abuse them or protect them Posted Oct 16, 2012

Kids Abroad is a Terre des Hommes publication, a lessons on how to protect children on the move from being exploited Download Kids Abroad  

South America: fact Sheets on children on the move in Peru Posted Oct 15, 2012

As an effort to provide field evidence-based information on the issue of children on the move, Terre des Hommes Suisse produced a “fact sheets” highlighting what…