EASO annual conference focuses on child protection

The Agency took part in the annual conference on child protection in international protection procedures in Malta from 5 to 6 December.

The Agency presented the results of the mapping of legal minimum ages as regards the situation of married children. The handling of applications of married children, and the assessment of the best interests of the child where the key themes of the conference, where the different experts shared information about the practices, exiting difficulties and promising initiatives. Asylum authorities in Member States and representatives from EU and UN agencies, and NGOs joined the event. 

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