Undocumented Adolescents and Youth

Human Rights of Undocumented Adolescents and Youth

United Nations Office of the High Commissioner, PICUM, UNICEF, National University of Lanus, Global Migration Group, OHCHR.


This paper considers some of the main issues regarding human rights of undocumented adolescents (children between 10 and 18 years of age) and youth (young adults between 19 and 35 years of age), focusing on the challenges around immigration detention and access to education.