Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Unaccompanied Immigrant Children: Vulnerable Children Face Insurmountable Obstacles

Authors/Editors

National Immigrant Justice Center

Publisher(s)

Chicago, IL: Heartland Alliance

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

January 2014, 4 pages

Description of Resource

This resource analyzed the driving forces behind the children's migration, the treatment the children received upon arrival, and the challenges they encountered in the U.S. immigration system. This policy brief calls on the U.S. government to act to ensure that the immigration system protects children's due process and human rights. (Description from source)

Languages

English

Availability

https://immigrantjustice.org/sites/immigrantjustice.org/files/NIJC%20Policy%20Brief%20-%20Unaccompanied%20Immigrant%20Children%20FINAL%20Winter%202014.pdf