COVID-19 Youth Survey UNICEF Suriname
The coronavirus continues to spread across the world. In the period March-May, 10 confirmed COVID-19 cases were identified in Suriname. This assessment seeks to find out how adolescents perceive the current situation and behave in response to it, with an aim to provide a better understanding of how youth and adolescent in Suriname experience the crisis caused by the coronavirus.
UNICEF is an active member of the Compact, composed of 50+ leading humanitarian actors, INGOs, youth-led and youth-serving organizations and private firms, all committed to ensuring that the needs, perspectives and capacities of young people are meaningfully included in humanitarian response. This COVID-19 Knowledge, Attitude and Practices (KAP) survey among adolescent is a quantitative method (predefined questions formatted in standardized questionnaires) that provides access to quantitative and qualitative information, which contribute to the 'COVID-19: Working with and for young people’ initiative by assessing and addressing the needs and priorities of young people, and engaging them as part of our COVID-19 efforts