Humanitarian Consequences of Family Separation and People Going Missing

Author: British Red Cross, International Committee of the Red Cross
(ICRC), Red Cross EU Office, Swedish Red Cross, Swiss Red Cross

Date: June 2019

Country: All

Type of legal pathway: Family reunification


Language: English 

Description: Family separation and people going missing causes untold pain and suffering for thousands of families each year. The humanitarian consequences of separation and people going missing mean a long wait for family reunion or anguish and uncertainty for news about a loved one´s fate and whereabouts.