Situation Update: Unaccompanied Children (UAC) in Greece (as of 15 December 2017) [EN/EL]

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from Government of Greece, UN Children's Fund
Published on 15 Dec 2017 View Original

Key Facts

  • 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.