COVID-19 Emergency response for 65,000 South Sudanese childrenMay 12, 2020
South Sudan, as almost every other nation, has not been spared the devastating impact of the coronavirus. The pandemic alone has been enough to cripple even the most stable nations. But add to this the already fragile humanitarian, environmental and political context of South Sudan and there is a perfect storm in the making…
Delivering Direct Support under COVID-19 Restrictions in LebanonMay 7, 2020
War Child is working in Lebanon to uphold the safety and wellbeing of children and families living under the restrictions imposed by the coronavirus pandemic. Yet our efforts can fall short unless we first ensure that basic needs are met - which is why we are working with local youth volunteers to distribute food packages to the most vulnerable families…
Continued learning for 60,000 children in Uganda during COVID-19May 4, 2020
In collaboration with four partner organisations, we are providing learning and psychosocial support to over 60,000 children from refugee and host communities in Uganda during the coronavirus pandemic.
Caregiver Support Intervention: Global lockdown, Syrian refugee communities in Lebanon and remote data collectionMay 1, 2020
What happens when the COVID-19 pandemic halts research which has taken years to develop and a significant investment to undertake? The research team developing the Caregiver Support Intervention (CSI) faced that exact challenge - and came up with an innovative solution. Find out more…
Direct Deliveries to Meet Vital Needs in GazaApril 21, 2020
The threat posed by COVID-19 in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) is increasing - with potentially calamitous consequences. War Child is working in Gaza to uphold the wellbeing of children and communities - delivering hygiene and child care kits directly to the most vulnerable families.
Shielding Children and Communities from the Coronavirus PandemicMarch 26, 2020
War Child works in countries where life-sustaining services are disrupted by armed conflict. We are now adapting our activities to meet the fresh challenge posed by the coronavirus pandemic. Find out how we are working to ensure children are protected - with help from Afrobeat star Check-B Magic…
War Child maintains support for children amid coronavirus pandemicMarch 19, 2020
War Child will continue to support children worldwide as the coronavirus pandemic takes hold. Find out more about our efforts to uphold the social and emotional wellbeing of children and communities affected by the pandemic.