Children on the move are even more vulnerable because they may face trafficking, exploitation or abuse of any kind. Additional protections must be provided in these particular cases. Their situation must not be synonymous with the loss of rights such as the right to education, health, access to water, protection...
WHAT DOES THE IDE DO?
To familiarize frontline workers with the implementation of alternatives to detention for migrant children that respect the best interests of the child.
CHILDREN'S RIGHTS IN THE REGULARIZATION PROCESS: THE SITUATION OF THE UNACCOMPANIED MINOR
Provide to the professionals concerned the legal guarantees for unaccompanied minors, concerning the determination of their age, the possibilities of family reunification, or a placement under guardianship while respecting the best interests of the child.