2022 Assembly


A child is a child: Protecting children on the move from violence, abuse and exploitation.


Published by UNICEF in May 2017, this 46-page publication ‘’shows how the lack of safe and legal pathways for refugee and migrant children, feeds a booming market for human smuggling and puts them at risk of violence, abuse and exploitation.
Building upon recent UNICEF policy proposals, the report sets out ways in which governments can better protect these vulnerable children.
The report is available at
Prepared by Anne Kelleher, RENATE Communications Person.