Unaccompanied and separated children “on the move” in need of international protection: Addressing protection needs through reception, counselling and referral, and enhancing co-operation between concerned European Union Member States

The project intended to develop and promote common measures to provide unaccompanied children on the move with assistance, counselling and referral. In particular, the project aimed to strengthen information exchange and cooperation among project partners and stakeholders working with the target group and to develop and further strengthen interventions.

From 2011-07-01 to 2012-06-30


Coordinator: UNHCR

  • 5asy

    Asylum and forced displacement

    Asylum is a fundamental human right guaranteed universally by the 1951 Geneva Convention. The European Union’s Common European Asylum System (CEAS) set up common procedures to ensure fair...

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  • 6vul

    Migration and vulnerable groups

    Some social groups are more exposed than others to the risks embedded in migration decisions. Women, children and ethnic minorities typically constitute the most vulnerable groups of...

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Additional Info

Funded / Co-funded European Refugee Fund - Community Actions 2010
  • Praksis (EL)
  • Ministry of Health and Social Solidarity (EL)
  • Save the Children (IT)
  • Ministry of Interior (IT)
  • France Terre d'Asile (FR)

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