The Council of Europe (CoE), which monitors and oversees human rights across the EU, has published new guidance designed to better protect children against sexual exploitation and abuse in crisis situations.
Children’s lives are disrupted and...Read more
In May 2002, Kofi Annan, the late Secretary-General of the United Nations, presided over the first General Assembly special session on children, insisting that the UN discuss the ‘future we’re preparing with them, not for...Read more
Vienna says it wants to take in 100 children in need of protection from the refugee camps on the Greek islands.
The Austrian capital is the latest EU city to offer a haven for unaccompanied migrant...Read more
UN agencies say the latest relocation of a group of unaccompanied child migrants from Greece to Luxembourg is a demonstration of ‘humane and concrete’ European solidarity.
Twelve children in all had been living for several months...Read more
Germany says it will shortly be taking in hundreds more unaccompanied minors from Greek migrant camps over the coming weeks, and has urged fellow EU countries to follow its example.
Announced Germany’s intentions, Foreign Minister Heiko...Read more
The European Union’s human rights arm is proposing how EU member states can respond to the growing call to relocate unaccompanied migrant children from Greece.
FRA, the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights, is concerned that there...Read more