08 July 2014

Thematic Focus: Children


Born in Displacement: Challenges in Assisting and Protecting Descendants of Internally Displaced People (IDMC, June 2014) [text]

Child Protection Including Education, 60th Meeting of the Standing Committee, UN Doc. No. EC/65/SC/CRP.13 (Executive Committee of the High Commissioner's Programme, June 2014) [text]

Live, Learn & Play Safe - Regional Initiative 2014-2016: Protecting Children at Risk in Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan and Yemen (UNHCR, 2014) [text]

Statistical Analysis Shows that Violence, not Deferred Action, is Behind the Surge of Unaccompanied Children Crossing the Border (Center for American Progress, July 2014) [text]

Unaccompanied Children Lacking Protection in Europe (PUCAFREU Project, 2013) [access]
- Follow link for access to the final comparative report in English, French, Spanish, Italian and Romanian. This version of the report is for young people and was published in June 2014.

"Under-age and on the Move: A Wave of Unaccompanied Children Swamps the Debate over Immigration," The Economist, 28 June 2014 [text via Oppenheimer Chair]

"The Wellbeing of Refugee Children in an Early Childhood Education Context: Connections and Dilemmas," Journal of Educational Enquiry, vol 13, no. 1 (2014) [free full-text via BroCAP]

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Observatoire sur la Migration des Mineurs = Observatory of the Migration of Minors (Migrinter, CNRS & Université de Poitiers) [access]
- Continues the work of the PUCAFREU (Promouvoir l’accès aux droits fondamentaux des mineurs non accompagnés en Europe) Project.

Related posts:
- Regional Focus: Americas, esp. Unaccompanied Minors (4 July 2014)
- Thematic Focus: Children (4 June 2014)

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