The first ever EU policy framework on the protection of all children in the context of migration introduced

The first-ever EU policy framework focused on the protection of all children in the context of migration has been released under the title "The Protection of Children in Migration.”

This Communication, released April 12, 2017, was developed by DG HOME and JUST. The framework underlines the need for an integrated response that brings together child protection/child rights and asylum/migration policies. The text recognizes the urgent need for action by the European Commission and Member States. Actions are set out as part of a comprehensive approach to the protection of all migrant children. Some actions included in this Communication
include data, funding, training and monitoring. 

To find out more, read the press release from the European Commission.