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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.


In Ethiopia, COVID-19 has forced many migrants, including children, to return home. Social workers are helping them do so safely.


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.


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


A new initiative is helping parents and teachers in Pakistan keep children learning at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Born a refugee herself, UNICEF USA Ambassador Halima Aden speaks out in support of the world's most vulnerable children as they face the threat of COVID-19.


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


In Mali, young people are out in their communities dispelling myths about the coronavirus.


While COVID-19 is making the experience of registering each new birth difficult, birth registrars are braving the virus to ensure each newborn is registered.