News

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.

8 items available. Click here to search.
15 Jun 2017
The Local quotes Save the Children in a recent statement that claimed over 70,000 unaccompanied child migrants have arrived to Italy since 2016. Having this being said, Save the Children is pleading for Italian officials to do more to assist these...
26 May 2017
'ECRE' recently spotlighted the conclusion of the decision of the Italian Council of State, which rendered an annulment of the transferring of an individual seeking asylum in Hungary, and had acted in compliance under the Dublin Regulation. The...
16 Aug 2016
IRIN outlines the challenges faced by Italy, where arrivals of refugees and migrants have continued at a similar rate to 2015. Whilst the number of people on the move arriving in Greece has dramatically declined following the EU-Turkey deal, Italy’s...
10 Aug 2016
'Reuters' reports on Amnesty International's warning of a buildup of migrants on Italy's border with Switzerland and its subsequent demands placed on Swiss authorities to provide clarification over reports by children that they had been sent back...
14 Jul 2016
Sicily: new arrivals at Pozzalo and Augusta harbours “I followed the disembarkation procedures of 500 migrants who arrived on Wednesday 6th at the dock of Pozzallo. Many of them were pregnant women from Nigeria and unaccompanied migrant minors,...
08 Jun 2016
Taipei Times reports about the initiative aimed to provide temporary housing for children of African and Middle Eastern refugees at the Lampedusa Immigrant Reception Center in Italy. The launch of the Casa di Love initiative, a joint project between...
02 Oct 2015
EurActiv reports that Sicily will be one of Italy's brand new hotspots for identifying newly-arrived migrants -- but as the Pozzallo reception centre in Sicily prepares its fingerprinting kits, the EU-led plan for these facilities is still plagued...
07 Jun 2015
'The Independent' reports on the situation of 3.500 migrants in Italy who were rescued after the migrant boat disaster in the Mediterranean. Italy is not welcoming them and threatens to refuse new immigrants. The Italian government explains lacking...

This project is funded by: