RESOURCES FOR RESPONDING, RECOVERING, AND REIMAGINING CHILDHOOD DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

May 2020

 

Health
 
UNICEF statements on infant feeding during the COVID-19 outbreak: https://www.unicef.org.uk/babyfriendly/infant-feeding-during-the-covid-19-outbreak/
 
COVID-19 operational guidance for mental health and psychosocial support https://www.hhri.org/publication/covid-19-operational-guidance-note-mental-health-and-psychosocial-support-mhpss-within-health-program
 
Education
 
Framework for reopening schools: 
https://www.unicef.org/documents/framework-reopening-schools
Interim guidance for COVID-19 prevention and control in schools: 
https://www.unicef.org/reports/key-messages-and-actions-coronavirus-disease-covid-19-prevention-and-control-schools
 
Guidance note: mitigating the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on food and nutrition of school children: 
https://www.wfp.org/publications/mitigating-effects-covid-19-pandemic-food-and-nutrition-schoolchildren
 
Protection
 
Guidance note: Maintaining connections with children and youth during COVID-19 
https://7f9b59af-af92-41cd-8e6c-
aa2870f170de.filesusr.com/ugd/f54667_e84328216e0944fbb2374b0e0976da59.pdf
 
Technical note: protection of children during the coronavirus pandemic:
https://alliancecpha.org/en/system/tdf/library
 
Technical note: COVID-19 and children deprived of their liberty: 
https://alliancecpha.org/en/child-protection-online-library/technical-note-covid-19-and-children-deprived-their-liberty
 
COVID-19 and its implications for protecting children online: 
https://www.unicef.org/documents/covid-19-and-implications-protecting-children-online
 
Child and Youth Participation
 
U-Report Canada: https://oneyouth.unicef.ca/u-report
 
General
 
Canada’s Kids in Lockdown: UNICEF Canada Child Impact Assessment and Recommendations: https://oneyouth.unicef.ca/sites/default/files/2020-05/COVID19_RapidImpactAssessment_UNICEF%20Canada_May2020.pdf
 
Impact of COVID-19 on Children:
https://www.un.org/sites/un2.un.org/files/policy_brief_on_covid_impact_on_children_16_april_2020.pdf
 
UNICEF Canada resources for parents and youth:
https://www.unicef.ca/en/coronavirus-covid-19