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Unaccompanied and separated children in their transition to adulthood in Italy
(Past event)

Event type: Webinar

Related research: Children and migration: rights, resilience, and protection

events25 March 2021time16:00 - 17:00 CET

From 2014 to 2018, more than 70,000 unaccompanied and separated children arrived in Italy by sea. To better understand how to ensure their protection and social inclusion, this research presents an overview of trends and possible pathways to adult life for this group of children in Italy. Children’s voices are amplified by the participatory and youth-led approach, allowing them to express their views on decisions that affect them personally.

 

Presenters
Sarah Martelli, Youth & Adolescent Development Specialist, Migrant & Refugee Response, UNICEF Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia
Emanuela Bonini, Researcher - Project Manager, ISMU Foundation (Initiatives & Studies on MUltiethnicity)


Discussants
Giuseppe Lococo, Protection Associate, Representation for Italy, the Holy See & San Marino
Laura Bartolini, DTM Focal Point & Researcher, IOM Coordination Office for the Mediterranean


Hosts/Moderators
Kerry Albright, Chief, Research Facilitation & Knowledge Management, UNICEF Office of Research-Innocenti
Josiah Kaplan, Child Protection Specialist, UNICEF Office of Research-Innocenti
Emanuela Bianchera, Project Manager, Best of UNICEF Research, UNICEF Office of Research Innocenti

 

 

  

Experts

Kerry Albright

UNICEF Innocenti

Josiah Kaplan
Child Protection Specialist

UNICEF Innocenti

Sarah Martelli
Programme Planning Specialist, UNICEF
Giuseppe Lococo
Protection Associate, UNHCR
Laura Bartolini
DTM Focal Point and Researcher, IOM Coordination Office for the Mediterranean
Emanuela Bonini
Researcher, Project Manager, ISMU Foundation

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