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Council of Europe conference to end immigration detention of children

The Agency contributed to a panel discussion during a conference from 25 to 26 September hosted by the Czech Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe in Prague.

FRA presented the main findings of its comparative report on the European legal and policy framework on immigration detention of children. The conference discussed, among other things, European legal standards for the deprivation of liberty of vulnerable people, guardianship and alternatives to detention.