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Community-Based Child Protection During COVID-19

Community-based child protection groups have a role to play in the protection of children during the COIVD-19 pandemic. UNHCR highlights the importance and benefits of working in partnership with communities …

Child Protection Risks During the COVID-19 Pandemic

As a result of circumstances related to COVID-19, there may be increasing child protection risks. This includes reports being made in different countries of heightened domestic violence, child abuse, neglect, …

Child Protection Case Management

In this step we will look at child protection case management and the way child protection caseworkers are working together with different service providers to identify, refer and respond to …

Introduction

Welcome to the course. We do hope you will find the course informative and interesting. Infectious diseases like COVID-19 can disrupt the environments in which children grow and develop. This …

Thank you

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the making of this course: Members of the COVID-19 Case Management MOOC Taskforce A special thank you to the members of the COVID-19 …

Informed Consent and Children

Informed Consent In all circumstances, informed consent should be sought from children for the information we gather from them, and the decisions are taken with them, and on their behalf. …

Communicating With Children During COVID-19

Communicating with Children Interviewing children is one of the primary ways to assess their protection risks and other needs. It allows children to provide information that will help decide on …

COVID 19 Risk Factors For Children

COVID-19 is quickly changing the context in which children live. Of concern is how the situation for children – for whom protection risks have already been identified – may worsen. …

Identification and referral Part 1

Early detection of risk is vital for the protection of children. This means having procedures for identification of children for whom there are protection concerns and how, and to whom, …

Looking back on the course

One of the main themes of the course has been the importance of offering the best possible, protection, care and support to all children at risk during the COVID-19 pandemic. …