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Publication date: March 26, 2020

As the pandemic progresses, critical life-saving services, including immunization, will likely be disrupted, especially in Africa, Asia and the Middle East where they are sorely needed.


Publication date: March 26, 2020

As nationwide school closures disrupt the education for more than 80 per cent of students worldwide, UNICEF today announced it will significantly scale up support in all countries to help children continue their learning while keeping schools safe.


Publication date: March 25, 2020

UNICEF appeals for $651.6 million to help children impacted by global pandemic


Publication date: March 23, 2020

In Latin America and the Caribbean, over 154 million children, about 95 per cent of the enrolled, are temporarily out of school due to the COVID-19, UNICEF reported today based on UNESCO data.


Publication date: March 23, 2020

Newly released technical guidance aims to help authorities strengthen protection measures for children during pandemic.


Publication date: March 18, 2020

UNICEF is working to help prevent the spread of the virus among communities in the affected countries. We are sharing accurate information on how to keep families safe, providing hygiene and medical kits to schools and health clinics, and mitigating the impact of the outbreak on children’s access to health, education and social services.


Publication date: March 16, 2020

Over 9,000 children killed or injured in the conflict, according to verified data


Publication date: March 13, 2020

UNICEF prepares for more frequent and ferocious disasters as a result of the climate crisis


Publication date: March 13, 2020

Today, UNICEF Canada sent letters to the Premiers of Canada and the federal Minister of Finance Bill Morneau urging them to consider the possible impacts on children and youth and take appropriate steps to protect the right of every child during and after the pandemic of COVID-19.

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Publication date: March 11, 2020

UNICEF has been preparing and responding to the epidemic of COVID-19 around the world, knowing that the virus could spread to children and families in any country or community