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Report: Migrant Children Vulnerable to Discrimination, Abuse


Report: Migrant Children Vulnerable to Discrimination, Abuse
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Migrant children, especially those who became separated from their parents, are at risk of abuse, exploitation and trafficking, according to a United Nations report. While discrimination against migrants who travel through the Mediterranean is widespread, children and young people are the most vulnerable. Findings by UNICEF and the International Organization for Migration show that children from sub-Saharan Africa are targeted for abuse more than any other group. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.

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