A young migrant in a reception centre in Sicily. ©Tdh Italia / Andrea Frazzetta

Working with the Child Rights Initiative, Destination Unknown is campaigning for children’s rights to be at the heart of two new global compacts on migration and on refugees. As a member of the Inter Agency Working Group to End Child Detention, Destination Unknown is calling on Member States ensure that the global compacts do not allow for the possibility of detaining children for immigration purposes.

Read the full statement here: http://www.iawgendchilddetention.org/uncategorized/child-rights-experts-call-on-member-states-to-end-child-immigration-detention-there-are-alternatives/

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