Thematic news: Children on the move
[European Union] Protect the most vulnerable to ensure protection for everyone!
25 Mar 2020
'Restore legality to protect refugees and the society at large amidst the pandemic'
[European Union] Greece/EU: Urgently Relocate Lone Children
04 Mar 2020
Refugee Camps Have Reached Breaking Point
[Serbia] Young Male Migrants and Refugees in Serbia Learn Critical Life Skills Together
27 Feb 2020
'I get tired of trying to explain, of asking why and where this fear [of migrants] comes from,' says Sami Rasouli, age 18. 'People see wars in our countries and think we are all like that, like fighters.'
[United Kingdom] Despite Facing Traumatic Situations, Child Migrants are Shown Little Sympathy by the UK Media
26 Feb 2020
Every child has the right to a peaceful and secure upbringing. Every child has the right to be cared for. Every child has the right to be treated with respect. Yet child migrants are frequently denied any of these things.
[International] Where are they? How to search for missing loved ones
11 Feb 2020
Migrants may travel thousands of kilometres in difficult circumstances and keeping in touch with their families back home can be difficult, or even impossible.
[Greece] A doctor’s story: inside the ‘living hell’ of Moria refugee camp
09 Feb 2020
Annie Chapman, a doctor from London and a volunteer of the Boat Refugee Foundation (BRF) in Lesbos, Greece, has recently published an observer special report at the Guardian.
[United Kingdom] Being Age Assessed as a Young Asylum Seeker: a Message to the Authorities
06 Feb 2020
A young asylum seeker from Afghanistan underwent a shocking journey as he fled his home country for the UK. During this time the British authorities continued to assess his age as no one believed he was under 18.
[Greece] MSF Says at least 140 Children with Serious Health Conditions Living at Moria Migrant Camp
26 Jan 2020
The Moria complex on the island of Lesbos has capacity for 3,000 people, but there are now more than 19,000 people crammed inside, more than 1,000 of which are unaccompanied migrant children. Doctors Without Borders (MSF) claims that many of these