Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Children at the Border: The Screening, Protection and Repatriation of Unaccompanied Mexican Minors

Authors/Editors

Cavendish, Betsy
Cortazar, Maru

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: Appleseed Network Inc.

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2011, 132 pages

Description of Resource

This report recommends a number of concrete steps the United States should take to improve how it treats unaccompanied Mexican minors at the border, and to come into compliance with the letter and spirit of the TVPRA. It also offers recommendations to the Mexican government designed to enhance its ability to deal with the root causes of underage migration, and to both governments to improve the repatriation process along their lengthy shared border. (Description from source).

Languages

English

Availability

http://appleseednetwork.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Children-At-The-Border1.pdf