Digital Education in Timor-Leste
In Timor-Leste, the first case of COVID-19 was declared on March 21 and by March 28, the government announced a state of emergency, resulting in the closure of many services including schools. With support from UNICEF, children in Timor-Leste are taking their education online, to keep learning in spite of school closures.
When Information is the Only Treatment
In South Sudan, UNICEF community staff are hard at work, raising awareness of COVID-19, as well as how people can protect themselves and their families.
Education Carries On in Syria
Despite the closure of schools across the country due to COVID-19, children in Syria are finding ways to keep their education going.
COVID-19: Hygiene and Cleaning Tips for Home
From doing laundry to preparing meals — here are simple, every day measures to help protect your family.
Protecting Childhood During a Global Pandemic
It's a tough time to be a kid. As the pandemic wears on, it is not just the Easter Bunny who must be declared an essential service. Children need child protection workers and safe community spaces – these should be the first to emerge from lockdown, in every part of Canada.
On the Front Lines: Healthcare Workers
April 5-11 is recognized every year as World Health Worker Week and this year in particular, we wanted to recognize the efforts of just some of the millions of health care workers around the world, who – despite the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak – are hard at work to ensure children receive the vital care they need.
Fighting Back Against COVID-19, One Pair of Hands at a Time
Diseases like coronavirus pose a big risk to refugees. But proper handwashing practices can help keep the threat in check.
Schools are Out, Parents are In
Vietnamese parents are grappling with mixed emotions as they work with the new normal pf parenting during the coronavirus pandemic.
A New Rhythm
Our president and CEO David Morley shares further thoughts about working from home due to COVID-19.
COVID-19: Easy, Affordable, Healthy Eating Tips for Families
When grocery store visits are limited, it can be tough to think about eating a very healthy diet. To help figure out "what's for dinner?" UNICEF has created some tips on preparing affordable but healthy meals for families.