Online Library

This is an online library with  publications related to child protection, including legislation, professional guidance, research reports and toolkits. Please use the filter function to adjust your search.

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2014 - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Putting people in detention has become a routine – rather than exceptional – response to the irregular entry or stay of asylum-seekers and migrants1 in a number of countries. Some governments view detention as a means to dissuade irregular...
2012 - Refugee Council
The organisation’s report, Not a minor offence, focuses on children who have arrived in the UK on their own, but who are not believed to be the age they say they are by social workers or immigration officials. They are then wrongly treated as...
2011 - Hungarian Helsinki Committee
Stuck in Jail
The Hungarian Helsinki Committee (HHC) visited 9 new, temporary immigration jails in August 2010. Altogether 8 staff members participated in the monitoring visits, which were carried out in teams of 3 or 4 people, always led by a senior staff...
2010 - Amnesty International
This report is based on a combination of field visits as well as detailed desk research. Amnesty International delegates visited the immigration detention centre on the island of Samos in June 2009 and the Mersinidiou detention centre on the island...
2010 - France terre d'asile
The research, first looks at the legal systems and practice of administrative detention in France and in different countries of the European Union (United Kingdom, Poland, Belgium, Italy, Spain, Malta, Sweden, etc..) This review made it possible to...
2010 - Medecins sans frontieres
With this report MSF aims to raise awareness and express concerns about the impact of the current detention system on the mental health and wellbeing of migrants and asylum seekers arriving in Greece. The report documents the unacceptable living...
2010 - Hm Chief Inspector Of Prisons
Yarl’s Wood is the only immigration removal centre that holds only women, children and families. The inherent vulnerability of the population has meant that it has been subject to particularly active scrutiny. This inspection found that there had...
2008 - Human Rights Watch
The report summarizes the findings of Human Rights Watch concerning the detention of unaccompanied migrant children in Greece. It reports in detail the failure of the Greek authorities to care for and protect these children and to uphold their...
2006 - Commission De Gestion Du Conseil National Suisse
Se fondant sur une évaluation du Contrôle parlementaire de l’administration (CPA), la Commission de gestion du Conseil national (CdG-N) a adopté, le 24 août 2005, un rapport sur l’application des mesures de contrainte en matière de...

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