Protection and care for children during rescue and transfer operations; the need to ban child refugee and migrant children detention; more efforts to step up international protection for every child in fear of being persecuted; the need to train all staff in contact with children and their families; new measures to...

On Universal Children’s Day, 20 November 2015, several Members of the European Parliament expressed what the United Nations Conventions on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) means to them and what its impact is on the lives of children.

The co-chairs of the European Parliament Intergroup on Children’s Rights MEP Anna Maria Corazza Bildt (PPE) and MEP Caterina Chinnici (S&D) have sent, together with group’s vice-presidents MEP Nathalie Griesbeck (ALDE) , MEP Jean Lambert (Verts/ALE) and MEP Timothy Kirkhope (ECR), a Parliamentary question to the...

On 3 June, the European Parliament Intergroup on Children’s Rights, the EU Agency for Human Rights (FRA) and UNICEF will organise an event on children’s access to justice in the European Union. The event will focus on what we know about children in contact with justice systems in Member States, how children...