News & Updates

Child Rights Agencies call on EU to put refugee and migrant children first

EU institutions and member states must do more to protect refugee and migrant children, a statement signed by 78 agencies including PICUM said today to mark the opening of the 10th European Forum on the Rights of the Child in Brussels.

Posted on 29 November 2016

HEAR OUR VOICES’ - UNDOCUMENTED CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE FROM ACROSS EUROPE SHARE THEIR STORIES

Ahead of Universal Children’s Day on 20 November 2016, PICUM has launched a collection of testimonies, which highlights the challenges faced by children and young people considered irregular or undocumented migrants and the strength it takes to overcome them day by day.

Posted on 17 November 2016

PICUM Quarterly July to September 2016

Posted on 28 October 2016

The European Parliament must immediately address the Joint Way Forward Agreement between the EU and Afghanistan

Following the agreement between the EU and the Afghan government, the European Parliament will discuss commitments and its role in the agreement on 26 October. A group of over 25 organisations released a statement expressing concern about the plan to deport thousands of people to Afghanistan.

Posted on 26 October 2016