Children need champions. Get involved, speak out, volunteer, or become a donor and give every child a fair chance to succeed.
Library Home | Reset filters
Select one or more filter options and click search below.
Caitlin S. McRae McRae; Annette M. E. Henderson; Rachel S. T. Low (et al.)
Deniz Ertan; Wissam El-Hage; Sarah Thierrée (et al.)
Kim S. Golding
Monica Lawson; Megan H. Piel; Michaela Simon
Eli Rapoport; Hailey Reisert; Emily Schoeman (et al.)
Birgit Jentsch; Brigitte Schnock
Alison L. Hansen
Isabelle Claudet; Claire Marchand-Tonel; Lucas Ricco (et al.)
Deniz Ertan; Wissam El-Hage; Sarah Thierrée
Sidnei Rinaldo Priolo Filho; Deborah Goldfarb; Murilo R. Zibetti
Ansie Fouché; Daniël F. Fouché; Linda C. Theron Simba
Jane M. Spinak
The COVID-19 pandemic has already
wrecked greater havoc in poor neighborhoods of color, where pre-existing
conditions exacerbate the disease’s spread. Crowded housing and
homelessness, less access to health care and insurance, and underlying
health conditions are all factors that worsen the chances of remaining
healthy.Workers desperate for income continue to work without sufficient
protective measures, moving in and out of these neighborhoods, putting
themselves and their families at risk. During periods of greater
disruption, tensions are heightened and violence more prevalent. Already
some experts are warning of an onslaught of child maltreatment cases,
citing earlier examples of spikes in foster care during drug epidemics
and economic recessions. Instead of panicking, thinking creatively and
thoughtfully about appropriate responses and using the information and
resources we already have may help to diminish such fears and improve
the safeguards that are needed to protect the integrity of families and
keep children safe.
E. Jason Baron; Ezra G. Goldstein; Cullen T. Wallace
The COVID‐19 pandemic has resulted in negative consequences for children exposed to violence and abuse. Domestic violence refuge staff were greatly concerned about children both living outside and inside refuges. Domestic violence refuges have played a pivotal
role during the COVID‐19 pandemic and should receive wider
acknowledgement and greater support for their work.
UNICEF Innocenti's Children and COVID-19 Library is a database collecting research from around the world on COVID-19 and its impacts on children and adolescents.
Subscribe to updates on new research about COVID-19 & children
COVID-19 & Children: Rapid Research Response