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Families belong together: Reunify separated children with families and end detention at US-Mexico border Posted Jul 06, 2018

At least 2,300 children at the US-Mexico border have been separated from their families over a 5-week period, and children continue to be detained with…

European Council must put solidarity at heart of how it processes asylum claims of migrant children Posted Jun 27, 2018

European Union leaders must respect the asylum claims of migrant children attempting to reach Europe and not outsource these obligations to other countries, Terre des…

Families should be together and in communities, not locked up. There are alternatives. Posted Jun 22, 2018

Destination Unknown, a network of over 100 organisations worldwide, coordinated by Terre des Hommes, is very concerned by the current situation at the US border…

Aquarius: We stand for a Europe of global solidarity with migrants crossing the Mediterranean Posted Jun 12, 2018

Brussels 12/06/2018 The Migration experts of CONCORD Europe, the European Confederation of Development NGOs, strongly condemn the decision of the Italian government to close the…

NGOs in Greece join pan-European campaign to rejuvenate solidarity with refugees Posted May 24, 2018

The campaign that is being launched in Greece with the support of several civil society organisations is based on two main principles. It seeks to…

Albania: Easing the burden of returning migrant families Posted May 23, 2018

In Albania, the socioeconomic situation drives its population to emigrate. The last years saw the number of migrants returning home increase significantly. This is related…

Education, work and family life are biggest challenges facing young refugees, new study reveals Posted Apr 03, 2018

New research into the problems young refugees face when transitioning into adulthood can help us understand and tackle the issues they face, write Professor Lorraine…

States should never use force or detention against migrant children to obtain their fingerprints, says EU rights agency Posted Mar 28, 2018

Authorities from European Union member states should never use force to obtain migrant children’s fingerprints and other biometric data, a new report by the European…

Refugee and migrant children face destitution and uncertainty in Paris Posted Mar 27, 2018

A lack of information about children’s rights and European asylum law is leaving refugee and migrant children sleeping outdoors in Paris. Governments in both France…