migrant children
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Missing Children Europe launches app to empower young newcomers in Europe to find safety

Missing Children Europe launches app to empower young newcomers in Europe to find safety

Missing Children Europe launches the Miniila app for young newcomers. Miniila is a smart mobile phone app that offers information about the rights and local support services available to help children on the move find their way to safety in Europe.
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Using coercion to fingerprint children looking for safety is unacceptable

Using coercion to fingerprint children looking for safety is unacceptable

The European Parliament is now discussing if children as young as 14 years old could be coerced to obtain their fingerprint when arriving in Europe. Missing Children Europe, together with 22 other signatories, urges the EU to exempt children and vulnerable groups from all forms of coercion in the EURODAC Regulation.
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Vacancy for a Junior Project Officer - Apply by 19 May 2017

Vacancy for a Junior Project Officer - Apply by 19 May 2017

Missing Children Europe is looking to recruit a versatile and dynamic Junior Project Officer to support the organisation’s activities and initiatives in the field of missing and exploited children, in particular the implementation of the “AMINA Programme - Safeguarding migrant children across Europe”.
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Child rights organisations welcome European Commission’s policy to protect child migrants and refugees

Child rights organisations welcome European Commission’s policy to protect child migrants and refugees

The European Commission’s new policy guidelines launched today, which provide concrete actions to protect all migrant and refugee children arriving in Europe, have been broadly welcomed by child rights organisations.
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#LostinMigration: Recommendations to EU and national leaders to end the disappearance, suffering and exploitation of children in migration

#LostinMigration: Recommendations to EU and national leaders to end the disappearance, suffering and exploitation of children in migration

These recommendations include 10 operational and policy recommendations and 7 cross-cutting recommendations on the overall policy framework, data and funding. They have been drafted and endorsed together with over 45 child rights organisations.
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Children cannot wait: 7 priority actions to protect all refugee and migrant children

Children cannot wait: 7 priority actions to protect all refugee and migrant children

Ahead of the 10th European Forum on the Rights of the Child, which focuses this year on protecting children in migration, 78 organisations, including Missing Children Europe, signed a statement calling for better protection for all children in Europe.
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