South Asia


UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants: Nothing to celebrate Posted Sep 16, 2016

CSOs call on the UN Summit for a change with commitments At the High Level Summit (HLS) of the UN General Assembly on addressing large…

Children on the move: detention is a violation of their rights Posted Sep 14, 2016

“Detention for administrative purposes can never ever be in the best interest of a child” states François Crépeau, UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights of…

Uprooted: The Growing Crisis for Refugee and Migrant Children Posted Sep 08, 2016

50 million children have migrated across borders or been forcibly displaced within their own countries around the world today; more than half of these children…

Call for joint advocacy on child immigration detention in Southeast Asia Posted Aug 17, 2016

The Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network, The International Detention Coalition, Save the Children and Terre des Hommes are seeking to identify children’s rights and migrant/refugee…

Youth on the move: Bangladesh National Consultation ahead of GFMD Posted Aug 11, 2016

  Young people between 15 and 24 years of age represents over 12 percent of the 232 million international migrants as of 2015 according to…

Report: Danger every step of the way Posted Jul 19, 2016

A harrowing journey to Europe for refugee and migrant children “Around the world, almost one in 10 children live in countries and areas affected by armed…

Time to look at Girls: Adolescent Girls’ Migration and Development Posted Jun 08, 2016

A vibrant debate on the theme of adolescent girls’ migration took place on the 2nd of June during the Conference “Time to look at Girls: Adolescent…

India : An Overview of Two Years of Actions Posted May 06, 2016

The Destination Unknown Campaign is active in India for 2 year. Through the campaign, massive awareness campaigns activities related to children on the move are conducted in 4…

Destination Unknown launched in Pakistan Posted Apr 29, 2016

The Destination Unknown campaign was launched in Pakistan at the beginning of April. It was inaugurated during a workshop in Karaschi that involved representatives of…

France – UK, Calais: We do not have any help here, so we need to leave Posted Mar 10, 2016

Children on the move need coordinated transnational protection 3rd of March 2016, France, in Calais’s “jungle”, the informal settlement is being dismantled by the police…