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For International Day of Education, we’re looking at teachers who are making sure that even when school is out, the learning doesn’t stop.

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2020 has been a challenging year for almost everyone. However, in spite of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, UNICEF continued to make strides in protecting every child’s right to a childhood.

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UNICEF Italy Migrant and Refugee Response Coordinator Anna Riatti shares her experience – and that of her UNICEF Italy colleagues – in helping migrant and refugee children during COVID-19.

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These are challenging times. Children’s lives all around the world have been turned upside down. All children are affected by COVID-19, no matter where they’re from, but the most vulnerable children are facing some of the toughest challenges. We must support each other. COVID-19 binds us together. Solidarity binds us together.

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Health workers are stopping at nothing to ensure immunizations for every child.

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As school doors start to reopen in some countries, what does it look like for students?

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Despite disruptions, social workers, counsellors and helpline workers show courage and commitment.

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As COVID-19 continues to spread, medical professionals are battling to save children and their families.

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Backed by the findings of a new report, UNICEF issues an urgent call for Universal Child Benefits — cash benefits paid to all families with children — to counter the pandemic's economic fallout.

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Every child is unique. The way they are coping with the impacts of coronavirus is no different.

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