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Unaccompanied refugee children are exposed to risk in Balkan

<p>It is estimated that approximately 1300 unaccompanied refugee children and migrants are exposed to risk of exploitation, violence and human trafficking.</p>

<p>Source: B92 Monday, 10.04.2017. | 17:18 -&gt; 17:48</p>

<p>Those risks are threatening due to a more a more restrictive policy of border control and inadequate response of social security system in the states along the so called Balkan route.</p>


The Global Fund for Children: Trusting in the Power of Local

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Tightening of Borders Makes Women Invisible Along Balkan Refugee Route

<p><span style="font-size:22px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255); color:rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family:dinnext">As borders have tightened along the western Balkan route to Europe, more lone female refugees are arriving in Serbia having experienced violence and trafficking. Many who want to continue their journeys are using even riskier routes and never appear in official&nbsp;data.</span></span></p>


Refugee children in Belgrade as the victims of violence?

<p><em>Refugee children in Belgrade as the victims of violence?</em></p>

<p>Serbian institutions responsible for the care of minors do not have data on cases of sexual abuse of refugee children and migrants, that are traveling alone and unaccompanied, seeking shelter in one of the Western European countries.</p>

<p>Concerning the officials, the allegations of sexual exploitation for miserable financial compensation are still being treated as unconfirmed suspicions.</p>