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Technical Note: Protection of Children during the Coronavirus Pandemic (v.2)

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Technical Note: Protection of Children during the Coronavirus Pandemic (v.2)

Date of publication: 
27 May 2020


The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action
Publication type: 
Manuals, Toolkits and Guidance

The Alliance has now produced a version 2 of the technical note on the protection of children during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Aim of this brief: To support child protection practitioners and policy makers in putting the child’s safety and well-being at the centre of their COVID-19 pandemic response.

Annexes to this technical note include:

• Technical Note: Child Helplines and the Protection of Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic
• Key Messages and Considerations for Programming for Children Associated with Armed Forces or Armed Groups
• Working with Communities to Keep Children Safe 
• Technical Note: COVID-19 and Child Labour
• COVID 19: Protecting Children from Violence, Abuse and Neglect in the Home
• Social Service Workforce Safety and Wellness during the COVID-19 Response: Recommended Actions
• Protection of Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Children and Alternative Care
• Technical Note: COVID-19 and Children Deprived of their Liberty

The webinars related to this series of technical notes can be found here.

For more information, please consult these resource hubs on or related to child protection and COVID-19.

Disclaimer to Technical Note, Version 1: The suggested citation's date is March 2020 and not March 2019.

Emergency Type: 
Infectious Disease Outbreaks

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