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Noor* with her son Hssain*, two and a half years-old (Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh). Image credit: GMB Akash / Panos Pictures / Save the Children

Why is COVID-19 NOT Transmitting in Humanitarian Settings as Expected…or is it?

Speakers: Dr. Paul Spiegel, Johns Hopkins Center for Humanitarian…
Community health workers raise public awareness in Mogadishu of prevention and management of COVID-19. Image credit: Save the Children Somalia

COMPASS Modular Programming Guidelines (Save the Children)

Save the Children's COMPASS is a platform for storing standardized…
Community health workers raise public awareness in Mogadishu of prevention and management of COVID-19. Image credit: Save the Children Somalia

COVID-19 Communication Network

The COVID-19 Communication Network (CCN) curates high-quality…
Community health workers raise public awareness in Mogadishu of prevention and management of COVID-19. Image credit: Save the Children Somalia

COVID-19 Humanitarian

Produced by READY consortium member the Johns Hopkins Center…
4-year-olds Krishna, left, Roshni, center left and 5-year-olds Barsha, center right, and Nitesh stand outside of their early learning center on Sunday, April 29 in Saptari, Nepal.

Save the Children: Lessons Learned from Asia-Pacific

July 2020 | How the region's societies—and their children—can…
A healthcare worker at a Save the Children-supported health facility during the 2018 Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Image credit: Hugh Kinsella Cunningham / Save the Children

Available Technical Guidelines Assessment Report

June 2020 | Drawing from ten years of epidemic and pandemic events,…
Jojo*, a young child who survived the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak in Liberia, was cared for by health workers and her mother (right), also an Ebola survivor who was allowed to stay in the unit to care for her daughter.Jojo*, a young child who survived the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak in Liberia, was cared for by health workers and her mother (right), also an Ebola survivor who was allowed to stay in the unit to care for her daughter.

Review of Outbreak Preparedness Training & Gaps Analysis

June 2020 | This READY initiative report presents findings and…
Mariana*, 10, shows her clean hands, after receiving a hygiene kit from Save the Children in Mexico. Mariana* is from Honduras and her and her family were displaced due to violence. She and her family are seeking a better future, and are waiting in a shelter in southern Mexico. Image credit: Marco Giron / Save the Children
Community health workers raise public awareness in Mogadishu of prevention and management of COVID-19. Image credit: Save the Children Somalia