Keep Children Safe at the Border
Children’s rights continue to be violated at the U.S. – Mexico border. Vulnerable children are being held in custody longer than the legal limit, separated from their families, denied basic care and more.
Every child has a right to safety and protection.
What We’re Doing
Save the Children Action Network is advocating to protect children’s rights at the border.
We’re also urging our leaders to address the root causes of migration in Central America.
On the one-year anniversary of the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), SCAN spoke with a community volunteer in Ciudad Juárez to learn how MPP has affected children and families at the border,
This year, there are a lot of competing priorities facing our elected leaders. And through it all, we need to ensure that children are a top priority.
The news cycle in 2019 was anything but slow. There was so much that happened this year – it’s hard to keep track! That’s why we’re taking a moment to reflect on the stories that touched you, our readers, in 2019.