Special section: Children on the move

You can access resources for those working with children on the move: news, documents, learning resources, discussions and experts.

News

29 Apr 2019
The National Herald reports that the number of unaccompanied minors (UAM) seeking asylum in Greece has increased in 2018, at the same time warning about the complaints from the activists in Greece that those minors are being 'routinely locked up... Read more
25 Mar 2019
The West Africa Network for the Protection of Children (WAN), in collaboration with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has started a process of stakeholder deliberations aim at adopting and promoting the new West Africa Signage of... Read more
19 Mar 2019
As unaccompanied and separated asylum-seeking, refugee and migrant children form a significant part of the refugee and migrant population who are still arriving in Serbia, the number of unaccompanied children is changing substantially and accounts... Read more

Learning

29 May 2019
About the webinar: Anyone involved in advocacy on European or national policy concerning the return of children in migration from EU member states to countries of origin will be interested in this webinar. Lecturers will introduce new guidance... Read more
12 Apr 2019
In recent years, European Union countries have seen an unprecedented influx of migrants and refugees across their borders. In 2015 alone, 1,046,599 people irregularly entered EU countries - mainly Syrian, Iraqi and Afghani migrants and refugees... Read more
07 Nov 2018
The increased movement of children and families across Europe, the heightened vulnerabilities associated with this, and the variation in the response suggests the need for more consistent training for social workers and NGOs involved with migrant... Read more

Library

03 Oct 2018
This summary aims to illustrate areas of improvement for assisting children on the move in the capacity of a social worker or policymaker. Assessment According to Article 3 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, all actions concerning... Read more
03 Oct 2018
This summary describes the risks faced by children as well as the effects of movement on children. Risks on the Move As explained in our infographic, there is a whole spectrum of movement types for children. Those that involve irregular... Read more
03 Oct 2018
This review will inform the reader of migration trends, national policies, and the treatment of children on the move in Greece, Serbia, Italy, Hungary, and Bosnia. Please download the document below.

Forum topics

16 Apr 2015 by Judit Németh-Almasi
We are looking ideas, experience, approaches of working with 14-19 years olds. We would like to know methods and activities you use, or would...

Multimedia

21 Feb 2019
We are pleased to share with you below a link to the television series produced as part of the Coral Project: A series of 3 episodes of 7 minutes each that traces the life and migration path of little KoKotako and Assibavi. It informs the public... Read more
03 Oct 2018
This video provides brief overview of children on the move, the risks the face and assistance they require.
03 Oct 2018
This infographic will brief you on the concept of 'Children on the Move', which includes their identity, movement patterns and motivations, as well as the effects of migration on them. Read more
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Children on the move

Online course: Family on the move
Date of publication: 2018
The increased movement of children and families across Europe, the heightened vulnerabilities associated with this, and the variation in the response suggests the need for more consistent training for social workers and NGOs involved with migrant
“Do no digital harm”. A conversation on handling sensitive data
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: Irin News
"Refugees can pay for groceries with the blink of an eye in Jordan, interactive maps track thousands of people on the move in Syria, a plastic ration card can hold a whole Rohingya family’s details.
[Kosovo] Terre des hommes creates and supports integration opportunities for vulnerable children in Kosovo
Date of publication: 2018
Every third person in Kosovo lives below the poverty line, meanwhile unemployment rises to above 30%.
Consultancy on the Protection of Children Affected by Migration
Date of publication: 2018
Terre des hommes presents the terms of reference for the conduct of an inventory and the design of a toolbox on the protective accompaniment of children affected by migration in Europe and Africa.
Risks Facing Children on the Move and Effects of Movement [ChildHub Review]
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: Child Protection Hub
This summary describes the risks faced by children as well as the effects of movement on children. Risks on the Move
National Migration Policies and the Treatment of Children on the Move in Southeast Europe [Childhub Review]
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: Child Protection Hub
This review will inform the reader of migration trends, national policies, and the treatment of children on the move in Greece, Serbia, Italy, Hungary, and Bosnia. Please download the document below.
How to Better Manage Children on the Move [ChildHub Summary]
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: Child Protection Hub
This summary aims to illustrate areas of improvement for assisting children on the move in the capacity of a social worker or policymaker.
Who Are Children on the Move [ChildHub Infographic]
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: Child Protection Hub
This infographic will brief you on the concept of 'Children on the Move', which includes their identity, movement patterns and motivations, as well as the effects of migration on them.
Children on the move [ChildHub Video]
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: Child Protection Hub
This video provides brief overview of children on the move, the risks the face and assistance they require.

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