Situation Update: Unaccompanied Children (UAC) in Greece (as of 15 December 2017) [EN/EL]
3,300 Estimated number of UAC currently in Greece based on analysis of data available to EKKA (as of 15 December 2017)
1,104 Total number of places available in UAC shelters (filled, pending assigned cases as of 15 December, including 15 vacant places)
2,256 Total number of UAC on waiting list for shelter (as of 15 December 2017) including:
- 442 in Reception and Identification Centers
74 in protective custody
*Waiting list does not include referrals of unknown location carried out during pre-registration exercise.
Waiting list includes 173 separated children.
- 10,377 Total number of UAC referrals to EKKA from 1 Jan 2016 to 15 December 2017.
Out of the total:
9,704 boys (93%)
673 girls (7%)
613 <14 years old (6%)
Figures dynamically change and may be adjusted based on verification by EKKA.