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A testimony from an undocumented teenager migrant : mental health and EU migration politics

There is a widespread perception that undocumented migrant and refugee children are particularly vulnerable to trauma – including the trauma of being “unaccompanied” on their migrant or refugee journey. It is also recognised that detention and confinement in prison or detention centres or in locked-in camps is particularly devastating for children. However, this practice has become […]

A testimony from a woman migrant worker: access to health care and EU migration politics

Migrant women organisations and women’s rights organisations are applying CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women) concerns about access to healthcare for undocumented women. As Sara, a migrant woman in The Netherlands, comments: “Migrant (undocumented) women and healthcare professionals still lack knowledge on the right to health of women and […]