14 June 2021

Office COVID-19 Response

WASH, 1.75 million Children and their families reached with critical WASH supplies during the COVID 19 pandemic. Also supported the Ministry of Water and Irrigation with emergency maintenance of water infrastructure and continued to support the Ministry of Education, school’s during COVID-19 to ensure handwashing facilities are present, hygiene supplies…, Health, UNICEF Health section has supported the Government of Jordan's COVID-19 response efforts through risk communication and engagement, testing, and clinical management. it has also maintained provision of life-saving health and nutrition services for Jordan's most vulnerable children and families, including pregnant and lactating women. Health Health…, Education, Education We supported children to return safely back to school and to recover lost learning. More than 1,000 children with disabilities provided with one-one-one support to keep learning during COVID-19. Over 28,000 teachers trained to deliver Learning Bridges programme to children in grades 4 to 9. Education 45k children in refugee camps…, Youth, Youth During the pandemic youth section priority was to ensure that young people have access to information about necessary prevention measures for their health, as well as opportunities to remain engaged in activities while at home. Youth 7,000 young people (70% females) provided with access to digital learning and training through the Youth…, Social Protection, Due to COVID-19 secondary impacts on the economic situation in Jordan, Social Protection increased the support to The National Aid Fund program to cover more children and their families with cash assistance, data packages and winterization kits  Social Protection 150,000 children (53% females) and their parents were supported through the Makani…, Child Protection, Child Protection has supported the provision of remote case management services to families in need during the pandemic. In 2020, the section has launched a U Report COVID-19 Child Protection WhatsApp group, broadcasting daily themed information to Over 30k parents with COVID-19 information on helplines, parenting, and family fun tips. Child…