Keeping children safe online during the COVID-19 pandemic

Tips for parents and caregivers

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UNICEFMalaysia/2017/Raja

Highlights

A short, 9 page handbook for parents and caregivers.

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all aspects of our lives. With schools closed and lockdowns imposed, many children and young people are spending all their time at home. Much of that time may be spent online, often for much longer than is usual.

Being able to connect online provides valuable opportunities to learn, play and socialize with friends and peers and access information and support. It is therefore extremely important for children and young people. However, spending time online comes with risks.

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Author
UNICEF
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Languages
English

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