Organization: Bundesfachverband UMF
Project: Participation of unaccompanied minor refugees
Location: Germany wide, Germany
Target group: Children in alternative care
Unaccompanied refugee minors are given opportunities to participate in decisions affecting them. Specialists from residential child and youth welfare facilities work together with those refugees to make sure their opinions are taken into account. The project aim is to improve the living conditions of young refugees while strengthening their self-esteem and feeling that they are part of a society where their voice counts.