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Technical Note on COVID-19 + CPHA
Protection of Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Technical Notes

The Alliance has now produced a version 2 of the technical note on the protection of children during the COVID-19 pandemic. The aim of this brief is to support child protection practitioners to better respond to the child protection risks during a COVID-19 pandemic.

Annexes include:

• Technical Note: Adaptation of Child Protection Case Management to the COVID-19 Pandemic
• 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

Other resources

• The webinar recordings for these technical notes can be found here. For upcoming webinars, please look below.
• The Protected! Podcast: COVID-19 Edition can be found here.
• The evidence synthesis series (a bi-weekly digest of COVID-19 related resources can be found here.
• You are also welcome to join the Child Protection and COVID-19 Forum for peer support.

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21 Jul 2020
Register via this Zoom link.  In April, the Spanish government was about to loosen COVID-19 lockdown restrictions for children, but was compelled to delay the policy when the Spanish Platform of Children’s NGOs raised safeguarding concerns that...
15 Jul 2020
Registre-se aqui.  O COVID-19 e a Proteção das crianças contra a violência, abuso e negligência no contexto da pandemia, organizada pela a Aliança para a Proteção das Crianças em Acção Humanitária e o UNICEF. Se bem que o mundo tenha atravessado...
08 Jul 2020
Register via this link.  This free webinar will focus on the Caribbean perspective in the global dialogue concerning how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted children who live in the region. Our speaker, Jamaica-based child rights attorney Diahann...
07 Jul 2020
Register via this Zoom link.  In this webinar, speakers from 3 NGOs will present on and discuss the care implications of COVID-19 and responses to the pandemic on street-affected children, including family reunification, the role informal care has...
30 Jun 2020
Please register via this Zoom link.  We invite you to join the Early Childhood Development Network, UNICEF, and the Khan Foundation to discuss parent and caregiver support during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Young children, especially those facing COVID-...
30 Jun 2020
Please use this registration LINK for this webinar  Please join us for a webinar and discussion on Family Strengthening in the time of Covid-19: Programmatic Adaptations to Support Families in Need. This webinar will include presentations on program...
24 Jun 2020
Please use this LINK to register.  As the world grapples with the health crisis and changes to everyday life caused by COVID-19, a shadow pandemic of violence against children is quickly emerging. Calls to child helplines and domestic violence...
18 Jun 2020
Veuillez vous inscrire à la date et l’heure qui vous conviennent le mieux (le lien) L'Alliance a récemment produit une version 2 de la note technique sur la protection des enfants pendant la pandémie de COVID-19. Ce webinaire présentera cette...
16 Jun 2020
Register via this Zoom link. Click here for information on the webinar in French. The Alliance has now produced a version 2 of the technical note on the protection of children during the COVID-19 pandemic. To unpack this new resource, the Alliance...
12 Jun 2020
Please register via this Zoom link. Join experts and practitioners from different organisations across the globe to discuss ‘COVID-19: Protect children from child labour, now more than ever!’, the theme of the 2020 World Day Against Child Labour....


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