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International Legislation Specific to the Minor Immigrant
International Legislation Specific to the Minor Immigrant

Author(s): Andy Corneliu Pusca
Subject(s): Law, Constitution, Jurisprudence
Published by: Editura Universitară Danubius
Keywords: minor; migration; international; legislation
Summary/Abstract: Inside the vast array characterizing the phenomenon of migration, in this paper we chose to focus our analysis on a unique and extremely delicate category: the minor immigrants. The main objective is to highlight the heterogeneity of juvenile migratory phenomenon, achieving a prospective of analyses which focuses not only on international law aimed at protecting minors but also on the flaws of European systems which ignore too often the importance of the superior interests of the child.Mainly the Convention on the Rights of the Child, signed in New York in 1959, provides a generalized protection of minor figure and it represents the legal basis for all rules directed towards children and thus to minor immigrants.

  • Page Range: 114-124
  • Page Count: 11
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: English