Special section: Support in pandemic times

This section brings together resources for professionals to respond to the concerns related to COVID infection and its impact on children and to adapt programming in this particular environment, supporting and protecting communities and professionals 

Support in pandemic times

Online learning resources [Website link]
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: Council of International Schools
The Council of Internation Schools have collected a great resource list, from online learning, school advice, blended learning, safeguarding implications. Worth to check 
Stay Safe During COVID-19! [Infographic]
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: Kingdom of Netherlands, UNICEF, WAR Child Holland
Poster for families on how to stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19):What parents should know [Website link]
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: UNICEF
The webpage provides short and practical information to parents about COVID-19 and what parents should know in order to protect their children well.
7 simple tips on how to talk to kids about the coronavirus [Website link]
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: Save The Children
Save the Children has put together tips for parents on how to talk to kids about COVID-19.
Child Protection Case Management Guidance during COVID-19 Lebanon [Document]
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: Alliance Child Protection in Humanitarian Action
The Alliance Child Protection in Humanitarian Action has published a 2-page guidance for professionals working in Lebanon about four priority areas that case management agencies should be focusing on. These are: 1. awareness
[International] Accelerate the Release of Children from Detention: Protect Children from COVID-19
Date of publication: 2020
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Terre des hommes is calling on States to release all children from immigration detention, and to accelerate the release of children deprived of liberty in criminal justice or protection facilities.
[United Kingdom] Deprivation of liberty: emergency guidance due to help social workers deal with corona virus impact
Date of publication: 2020
Emergency guidance in helping social workers to manage Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) cases during the COVID-19 crisis is to be produced by the government, with the aim to help practitioners to deal with
COVIBOOK - Supporting and reassuring children around the world ​
Date of publication: 2020
Publisher: https://www.mindheart.co/
This short book supports and reassure  children regarding the COVID-19. This book is an invitation for families to discuss the full range of emotions arising from the current situation.
[International] Managing Social Work “Need Complex” During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Date of publication: 2020
Many social workers will experience limitations in providing help and services during this pandemic. Because of this, addressing the ‘need complex’ becomes an even more important topic than usually.
[International] How does COVID-19 impact development aid?
Date of publication: 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is spreading worldwide and affects everyone personally. But in fragile contexts, people are especially at risk.


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