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Destination Unknown urges fast, flexible family reunification and more transparent EU funding to help children in migration in Greece Posted Sep 06, 2019

Children in migration are amongst the most vulnerable people in need of a safe and stable environment, access to quality education and child specific services.…

Libya is not safe: Putting the migrant ship takeover into perspective Posted Apr 17, 2019

The alleged takeover of a ship by migrants rescued from the Mediterranean was motivated by desperation. Dominik Kalweit from Maltese Destination Unknown member organisation Kopin…

Living Together: How young people can change the migration debate in Europe Posted Apr 10, 2019

Young people have the power to change the debate on migration in Europe for the better. Here’s how, writes Rania Ali. Rania Ali is a…

Explore, Engage, Act! Posted Feb 21, 2019

The Initiative for Child Rights in the Global Compacts has developed a briefing for young people on the recently adopted Global Compacts for Refugees and…

Making life better for children on the move: Promising practices for working with and supporting children on the move Posted Jan 30, 2019

Destination Unknown is working to ensure children and young people on the move can exercise their human rights, have hope for the future and thrive…

Ethically indisputable that Italy should give safe harbour to migrants aboard rescue boat Posted Jan 28, 2019

Destination Unknown campaign member Terre des Hommes is dismayed and opposed to the Italian government’s latest example of unjustifiable indifference towards human life, by preventing…

Refugee children on the Greek islands: An overwhelming mental health crisis Posted Jan 23, 2019

Children forced to live in overcrowded refugee camps on Greek islands such as Lesvos are being left to battle a mental health crisis alone. New…

Adoption of Global Compact on Migration will help protect rights of migrant children worldwide Posted Dec 10, 2018

The Initiative on the Rights of the Child in the Global Compacts, of which Destination Unknown is a member, welcomes today the adoption of the…

Faro model handbook: Mental health and psychosocial support to unaccompanied minor migrants and families with children upon first reception Posted Nov 28, 2018

The Faro model handbook: Mental health and psychosocial support to unaccompanied minor migrants and families with children upon first reception is a tool developed by…