A child is a child: Protecting children on the move from violence, abuse and exploitation.

Among the millions of children on the move worldwide, many – including hundreds of thousands of unaccompanied children and adolescents – undertake dangerous journeys. This report shows how the lack of safe and legal pathways for refugee and migrant children feeds a booming market for human smuggling and puts them at risk of violence, abuseContinua a leggere “A child is a child: Protecting children on the move from violence, abuse and exploitation.”

A child’s early years matter – Photography and social change 

The first five years of life significantly affect a child’s health, education, well-being and future. Early childhood provides an opportunity to offer nutrition, protection and the stimulation that comes with play to vulnerable children. But far too many children in the world are denied the right to adequate nutrition, protection and the stimulation that comesContinua a leggere “A child’s early years matter – Photography and social change “

Why pushing undocumented children out of schools won’t help bring down net migration

Nando Sigona, University of Birmingham Leaked cabinet papers seen by the BBC suggest that back when she was home secretary, Theresa May wanted schools to carry out immigration checks and withdraw school places offered to children of parents unlawfully in the UK. The leaked documents show that the proposals were vehemently opposed by the then-education […]Continua a leggere “Why pushing undocumented children out of schools won’t help bring down net migration”