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Fundamental rights support to Italian authorities in migration hotspots

On 26 January, the Agency attended a meeting of the sub-group on unaccompanied children in migration hotspots and the standard operating procedures steering group that was organised by the Italian Ministry of Interior.

It contributed to the discussion on revising the standard operating procedures including a possible annex on unaccompanied children.

The meeting was attended by representatives from the Italian Government, the European Commission’s hotspot team in Italy, EU Agencies, UN bodies and the Italian Ombudsperson for children.