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Asia is one of the geographical regions where UNICEF is currently running programs for children in need. On this page, you will find more information on UNICEF’s work.

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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A pandemic through a girl's eyes: 16 adolescent girls from nine countries film their lives under lockdown.

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Manuhe Manuhor Babe Jodi he Akonu Nebhabe, Bhabibo Kune Nu Kuwa (If we humans won’t think for each other, who else will).

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

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In Bangladesh, virtual courts are helping expedite the release of young people from overcrowded detention centres.

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The global COVID-19 pandemic changed lives in Kyrgyzstan as it did in many parts of the world. In light of the situation and early closure of schools, the Ministry of Education and Science, with the support of UNICEF and other development partners, developed a remote learning platform for all students and preschool children.

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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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Children living on the streets have few safe places to go during the COVID-19 lockdowns.

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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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