Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Central America: Information on Migration of Unaccompanied Children from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras

Authors/Editors

U.S. Government Accountability Office (GOA)

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

February 2015, 25 pages

Description of Resource

This report identifies U.S. mission-level efforts to (1) identify causes of the rapid increase in migration of unaccompanied children and (2) address the causes identified. GAO developed a set of questions to obtain written responses from State, USAID, and DHS officials responsible for programs in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras and then reviewed, analyzed, and tabulated these agency officials' responses.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-15-362