South East Asia


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…

Study : connections between migration and development Posted Jul 22, 2015

Does migration contribute to development in the global South? The study “Connections between Migration and Development” was conducted by the Professor Dr Jochen Oltmer, migration researcher at the University…

World refugee day : One in two refugees is a child Posted Jun 19, 2015

“What the world often forgets is that refugees are not failed people even after their birth nations are considered to be failed states. We have…

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…

Thailand : Burmese Youth working on construction sites Posted Feb 02, 2015

This video was produced by young Burmese to show the situation of Burmese youth in Thailand, in the framework of the human rights training project implemented…

Children on the move and the Post 2015 Posted Apr 30, 2014

Some 60 countries participated in an expert group meeting on Migration and the Post 2015 development agenda in Dhaka on 28th and 29th April 2014.…

“The Child’s journey in search of rights”, A child centred Study Posted Apr 10, 2014

This research on views and opinions of children was launched in Bangkok on 9th April 2014.  It highlights an essential work of the Destination Unknown…

The final statement of the ASEAN People’s Forum includes children on the move Posted Apr 02, 2014

Myanmar,  21-23 March 2014 – The largest ever gathering of ASEAN Civil Society Conference and ASEAN peoples’ Forum (ACSC/APF), since its inception in 2005, took place.…

Children’s voices in South East Asia reverberate to stop child trafficking: Posted Dec 16, 2013

Terre des Hommes NGO partners launch coordinated actions At least 40 cities and provinces in South East Asia simultaneously launch public information campaigns on December…

Children on the move: Journey through unknown Posted Dec 03, 2013

In the Mekong sub-region thousands of “nameless” children move way from their homeland. They may have lost home and family. They may be escaping poverty,…