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Read the latest news on child protection from around Europe. For news related to the recent refugee crisis in Europe please see our Thematic Page.

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13 Aug 2016
Deutsche Welle reports on a new initiative established by a group of volunteers operating in Thessaloniki, Greece called 'The Mobile Info Team'. The purpose of this group is to disseminate correct information to refugees and migrants based in the...
03 Aug 2016
Thomas Reuters Foundation reports on the desperation of many Syrian refugees arriving in Greece. For some, the conditions are so terrible that they have begun to question whether it is really any better in Greece than Syria. Aside from the squalor ...
19 Jul 2016
Human Rights Watch reports that numerous unaccompanied migrant children are being detained in police station cells which are unsanitary and overcrowded. Many of these asylum seeking children have fled the horrors of war and persecution in the hope...
15 Jul 2016
The Greek Red Cross are said to have received €240,000 in order to fund schemes designed to support unaccompanied minors arriving as refugees. The money will be used for humanitarian purposes but in particular to fund the development of more...

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