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UNICEF’s latest information to help support you and your family during the coronavirus pandemic.

UNICEF is working with global health experts to provide accurate information, grounded in the latest scientific evidence. For more information, please visit:

Please also see the advice from the Australian Government.

UNICEF is committed to supporting children, young people, parents and caregivers in Australia, our region, and where the need is greatest across the world. Read more about how UNICEF is responding to this growing global crisis
Nine-year-old Fardida is excited to share her knowledge on handwashing. Her and her friends just learnt about the importance of proper handwashing to help prevent the spread of coronavirus through a UNICEF-supported program in Nigeria. © UNICEF/UNI313542/Ojo