unaccompanied minors

Young people under 34 formed the majority of those seeking asylum in 2015-16. Difficulties with the integration process across the EU could lead to a wasted generation of potential | Credit: IOM
Samir is the subject of a ZDF documentary. The team has been following Samir since 2015 when he arrived in Germany aged 15 as an unaccompanied minor | Credit: Screenshot ZDF documentary
According to the ruling, expelling residents of asylum shelters for aggressive behavior is not an acceptable form of punishment | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/R.B. Fishman
Migrants working in the kitchen of a restaurant | Photo: UNICEF
Unaccompanied minors who have arrived in Sicily via sea and are hosted in the region's reception centers | Photo: ANSA/ORIETTA SCARDINO
Two migrants scaling a fence during clashes at Moria in September 2019 | Photo: Reuters
Spike Dresden, a youth project which also offers advice to refugees, asylum seekers and migrants | Photo: Emma Wallis
Map of Turkey, Greece | Credit: InfoMigrants
A refugee climbing a fence in Greece | Photo: DW/Dimitris Tosidis
Many unaccompanied minors in Germany do not claim asylum | Photo: picture-alliance
In Germany, children live in asylum seekers centers alongside adults | Photo: picture-alliance
UNICEF asks for better safeguards to ensure the welfare of refugee and migrant children | PHOTO: DW/S. Amri