The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on Jamaican children preliminary results

Representative survey of 500+ households with children gathered between June and August

Kayon Haughton and her son Dontree aged 2 in their community of Parade Gardens in Kingston.
UNICEF Jamaica/2020/Sheil

Highlights

A new study by UNICEF Jamaica, in collaboration with the Caribbean Policy Research Institute (CAPRI), gives insight on the impact of COVID-19 on households across the island, including detrimental effects on the health, education and protection of children. These are the preliminary results.

A new study by UNICEF Jamaica, in collaboration with the Caribbean Policy Research Institute (CAPRI), gives insight on the impact of COVID-19 on households across the island, including detrimental effects on the health, education and protection of children.
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