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...

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...

  Strasbourg– 30 April 2015   Children are suffering of crisis, conflicts and refugees tragedies in and around Europe.   The Intergroup on children’s rights in the European Parliament asks the European Commission to propose actions to fulfill the rights of billions of children  the world over, including over 100...

Mr. Jean-Claude Juncker President of the European Commission B-1048 Brussels cc. First Vice-President of the European Commission, Mr. Frans Timmermans cc. European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Ms. Vera Jourova cc. All Permanent Representatives to the European Union   Dear President...