COVID-19: Fundraising while Social Distancing 101
When we think of traditional fundraising efforts, often it’s events – things like marathons or bake sales – that come to mind. In a time of social distancing though, how can people fundraise? We talked to UNICEF UBC, one of our Campus Clubs, on how they’re keeping their fundraising efforts going, while practicing safe social distancing.
Children Uprooted: Bracing for COVID-19 In Greece
UNICEF is calling for immediate transfer of vulnerable children to the Greek mainland, in-line with most recent public health measures and guidelines
6 Tips for Parenting Under COVID-19
Parenting is an important - but not always easy - job. For many parents and caregivers, the new (temporary) normal that is life under COVID-19 may be even more challenging; with schools closed and routines changed, many families are now spending most of their days together.
U-Report: Spreading Facts, Not Fear
U-Report is a tool used by millions of young people all around the world. To help curb the spread of misinformation about COVID-19, U-Report has become an important means of transmitting information.
Supporting Working Parents: 7 Tips for Employers
Children around the world - many of whom are out of school due to COVID-19 - need support from their parents right now. And parents need support from their employers.
Together at Home: Connecting Globally
Our president and CEO, David Morley, shares his thoughts on being part of a global change for good while many UNICEF staff members are currently being asked to work from home as part of ongoing COVID-19 precautions.
Learning from Home: How kids in the United States are keeping their education going
Luka is eight years old and in the second grade. Because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, his school has had to close, to help protect him and his community. However his parents are ensuring he continues his schooling, even from home.
COVID-19: Tips for Teachers on Talking to Students
Tips for having age appropriate discussions to reassure children and help them keep themselves and their families safe.
Supporting Your Kids Through the COVID-19 Outbreak: A Guide for Parents
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.
How teenagers can protect their mental health during coronavirus (COVID-19)
6 strategies for teens facing a new (temporary) normal.