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21 Jan 2019
Ceuta, Spanish enclave of Ceuta in northern Morocco saw a significant increase in number of Moroccan unaccompanied minors in 2018 – it is estimates vast majority of 3 344 minors that arrived are Moroccan. 3 302 boys and 42 girls came to the Spanish...
17 Jan 2019
Five partner organizations: Terre des Hommes Romania as the lead partner, Policy Center for Roma and Minorities from Romania, AFEJI from France, FSG from Spain and Terre des Hommes Hungary met in Bucharest last week, December 10-11th, at the MISTO...
17 Jan 2019
The increased influx of refugees and migrants Europe has been witnessing in the past few years made the issues linked to integration key topics of the debates in Europe, while providing insufficient tools for integration policymakers to come up with...
17 Jan 2019
The Council of Europe Special Representative presented an overview of the concrete achievements of this institution aiming to provide better protection of migrants and refugee children. This is a result of the Council of Europe Action Plan on...
15 Jan 2019
360 asylum seekers disappeared from family deportation centers in the Netherlands in 2018, 20% more than a year before while at the same time the number of people living in this kind of accommodation decreased. Among 360 asylum seekers who...
15 Jan 2019
Red Noses International decided to widen its mission and, as part of the Emergency Smile programme, they now entertain children in refugee camps too, in addition to hospitals. According to the reports, situation in the refugee camp on the Greek...
15 Jan 2019
The suspended Riace`s mayor Mimmo Lucano became known for supporting pro-migrant policies and welcoming migrants and refugees. Shortly after he faced accusations of corruption and had to leave the function and the town in line with the court order,...
14 Jan 2019
UNICEF and IOM published a call for papers on the topic of Children on the Move: Building Migration Data Capacities. The UNICEF-IOM committee will review the papers and the best authors will be invited to the Expert Workshop organized by those...
10 Jan 2019
There are still 884 refugee children under the age of 13, and 2,300 young people aged 14-17 who are missing in Germany reports Neue Osnabrücker Zeitung (NOZ) citing Federal Criminal Police Office (BKA). According to them this number is higher now...
10 Jan 2019
The Government of Ireland will accept five unaccompanied child migrants who have been rescued from the Mediterranean. The rescue ships arrived to Malta weeks ago but were refused permission to access ports, leaving around 50 refugees including women...

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