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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: March 27, 2020

Tips for having age appropriate discussions to reassure children and help them keep themselves and their families safe.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: March 25, 2020

Dr. Lisa Damour – psychologist, New York Times columnist and mom of two – provides advice for parents on how to help your children deal with the many emotions they may be experiencing as a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: March 24, 2020

6 strategies for teens facing a new (temporary) normal.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: March 24, 2020

In late 2019, an outbreak of a new strain of coronavirus (also known as novel coronavirus or COVID-19) was reported in Wuhan, China. Since then cases have been reported in a number of other countries including Canada and the United States. Here's everything parents and families need to know about novel coronavirus, how you can look after yourself and your children, and what UNICEF is doing to help.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: March 23, 2020

Xiaoyu is an eleventh grader who lives in Beijing, China. Since the beginning of the spring semester, in February 2020, she is one of the millions of primary and secondary students in China relying on online or televised learning to continue her education during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: March 20, 2020

Washing your hands can protect you and your loved ones against the spread of disease such as coronavirus.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: March 12, 2020

One principal’s quest to support children’s education despite ongoing conflict.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: March 6, 2020

A programme to end open defecation in Jharkhand ends up transforming gender roles, with female toilet builders tackling gender gaps and taking on menstrual hygiene management.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: February 11, 2020

James (name changed) was abducted by an armed group in South Sudan, to serve as a soldier, and eventually was left for dead by the same group. Reunited with his family by UNICEF, he is facing life with confidence and a dream for the future.

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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: February 10, 2020

Girls education is an important topic for many countries around the world. Low participation and lack of opportunities in the field of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) is often cited as one of main barriers to a fulfilling education for girls. Faced with this situation, UNICEF Bolivia has started several new programmes throughout 2019 to reduce the gender gap in these areas, ensuring that girls and young people can develop the skills they need for the world of tomorrow.

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