Coronavirus disease - ކޮރޯނާވައިރަސް ބަލި (COVID-19)
What you need to know about the virus to protect you and your family
ނޮވެލް ކޮރޯނާވައިރަސް އަކީ ކޮބާ؟
.ނޮވެލް ކޮރޯނާ ވައިރަސްއަކީ މީގެ ކުރިން އިންސާނެއްގެ ހަށިގަނޑުން ފެނިފައިނުވާ، ކޮރޯނާވައިރަސް ޢާއިލާގެ އައު ބާވަތެއްގެ ވައިރަސްއެކެވެ
ޗައިނާގެ ވޫހާނުން ފުރަތަމަ ފެނިފައިވާ ނޮވެލް ކޮރޯނާ ވައިރަހުން ޖެހޭ ބައްޔަށް މިހާރު ކިޔަނީ ކޮރޯނާ ވައިރަސް ބަލި 2019 (ކޯވިޑް-19) އެވެ. "ކޯ" އަކީ ކޮރޯނާ، އަދި "ވި" އަކީ ވައިރަސް އަދި "ޑް" އަކީ ބައްޔެވެ. ކުރިން މިބައްޔަށް ކިޔަމުން އައީ "2019 ނޮވެލް ކޮރޯނާ ވައިރަސް" ނުވަތަ "2019-އެންކޮވް" އެވެ
ކޯވިޑް-19 ވައިރަސްއަކީ "ސީވިއާރ އެކިއުޓް ރެސްޕިރޭޓަރީ ސިންޑްރޯމް" (ސާރސް) ރޯގާ އާއި ބައެއް ކަހަލަ ޢާންމު ރޯގާތަކުގެ ޢާއިލާއަށް ނިސްބަތްވާ އައު .ވައިރަހެކެވެ
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has upended the lives of children and their families as health systems buckle, borders close, and schools and businesses shutter.
As COVID-19 has spread, so has misinformation – fueling discrimination and stigma. UNICEF is working with health experts to promote facts over fear, and bringing trustworthy guidance to parents, caregivers and educators.
Beyond the health aspects, COVID-19 has immense and long lasting socio-economic impacts on children and their families.
The Maldives has received praise for its inclusive COVID-19 vaccination program which ensure every resident irrespective of nationality receives vaccination against the Coronavirus disease. Surely the timely administration of the vaccines combined with communication and community engagement will go a long way in ensuring that all eligible populations are duly covered and with that children having access to learning at school.
Tips and guidance for families
Resources for Children and Young People
Helping children understand COVID19 - The First Lady of the Maldives, Ms. Fazna Ahmed, explains the importance of how to speak to children about COVID19.
Important things to consider while staying at home - The First Lady of the Maldives, Ms. Fazna Ahmed, explains the importance of taking care of each other during this time of hardship.
Taking care of each other during COVID-19 - The First Lady of the Maldives, Ms. Fazna Ahmed, explains the importance of keeping in touch and attending to those whose who need our support during these trying times.
Being compassionate during COVID-19 - The First Lady of the Maldives, Ms. Fazna Ahmed, explains the importance of being compassionate and empathetic with each other to overcome the difficulties we are facing right now.
Kindness to parents and elderly during COVID-19 - Sheikh Izzadeen Adunaan, Vaaiz Musaaid of the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, explains the importance of being kind towards ones parents and elders during this difficult time.