Programa del INM: Oficiales de protección a la infancia (OPIs)
Nov16

Programa del INM: Oficiales de protección a la infancia (OPIs)

Los Oficiales de Protección a la Infancia (OPIS) son Agentes Federales de Migración que tienen como principal tarea garantizar el respeto a los derechos humanos de los niños, niñas y adolescentes migrantes, en especial a los no acompañados. Actualmente, el INM cuenta con presencia de OPIS en las 32 Delegaciones Federales. Los OPIS son seleccionados de conformidad con un perfil elaborado por el Sistema Nacional para el Desarrollo...

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Unaccompanied Children from Central America: Foreign Policy Considerations.
Nov15

Unaccompanied Children from Central America: Foreign Policy Considerations.

Congressional Research Service (2015). This report focuses on the foreign policy dimensions of the crisis. It begins by examining U.S. policy in Central America, including a brief historical background, the current policy framework, and the initial response to the surge in unaccompanied minors. The report then discusses a variety of issues Congress might take into consideration as it formulates policy toward the region. These include...

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In-Country Refugee/Parole Processing for Minors in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala (Central American Minors – CAM)
Nov15

In-Country Refugee/Parole Processing for Minors in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala (Central American Minors – CAM)

Administration for Children &Families of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2015) The CAM Program began on December 01, 2014.  The CAM Program is an in-country refugee/parole program of the U.S. Department of State (DOS) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) only in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras to provide a safe, legal, and orderly alternative to the dangerous journey that some children are...

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Unaccompanied Children´s Services.
Nov15

Unaccompanied Children´s Services.

Office of Refugee Resettlement/Administration for Children &Families of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Key Documents for the Unaccompanied Children’s Services Program for providers and sponsors, for Healthcare Providers, for unaccompanied Children, for Families, Sponsors and Unaccompanied Children. Legal Background and authority and Family Reunification Packet for Sponsors (english and Spanish) cpuld be...

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