South Asia


Anti-trafficking unchained Posted Apr 24, 2017

I have just returned from the Regional Parliamentarians’ Conference on Combating Human Trafficking – a two-day conference of parliamentarians from across the whole of Asia,…

GFMD Civil Society Days: key messages on children on the move Posted Dec 09, 2016

    The working sessions on children of the GFMD Civil Society Days have delivered their outcome: the Child rapporteur Ms Roula Hamati, from Insan Association…

Children on the move at risk of being jailed Posted Dec 01, 2016

PAKISTAN – Adnan is a child on the move, 15-year old, one of the 196 children languishing in the Youthful Offenders Industrial School (YOIS), in…

Police training for children on the move in Pakistan Posted Nov 21, 2016

A training on “The Role of Police to the Protection of Children on the Move” took place for 110 newly recruited police officials, mostly assistant…

Youth Call for children on the move Posted Nov 07, 2016

“We are children on the move. But, first of all, we are children – with children’s rights” is the general principle of a Youth Call…

Tracking change Posted Nov 05, 2016

Larnaca (29 September and 1st of October 2016) – The satellite meeting ahead of GFMD 2016 on “Children On the Move and Other Children affected by…

The European Parliament must immediately address the Joint Way Forward Agreement between the EU and Afghanistan Posted Nov 04, 2016

Terre des Hommes together with other 25 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) submitted to the Members of the European Parliament a joint statement which raises deep concerns…

We believe in Youth Posted Oct 10, 2016

“There is a pressing need to reach out to Refugee Youth”, who form the large proportion of the refugee population, particularly in the Middle East…

School did not start for everyone Posted Oct 06, 2016

There are six million primary and secondary school-age refugees under UNHCR’s mandate: 3.7 million of them are out of school. Only 50 per cent of refugee…

A Global Path to End Child Detention Posted Sep 21, 2016

The Inter-Agency Working Group to End Child Detention (IAWG), an international alliance which assist States to “completely and expeditiously” end the practice of child immigration detention and of which…