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This pathway is a collection of resources from the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the Centers for Disease Control on how to protect yourself and your family during the COVID-19 pandemic and manage life at home during the lockdown. It contains videos and illustrated tips on:

  • keeping safe outside the home
  • how COVID-19 is spread and how to protect yourself against it
  • basic measures to protect yourself and everyone else
  • how to wash your hands properly
  • how the coronavirus affects people who get it 
  • managing anxiety and stress
  • coping with coronavirus anxiety
  • COVID-19 myth-busters: what's true?
  • caring for someone with COVID-19
  • preventing COVID-19 in your workplace or while teleworking
  • advice for the public from WHO on how to shop for groceries, do the laundry and wash fruit and vegetables
  • keeping your spirits up during the pandemic.
WHO, UNICEF and CDC
Beginner
1 hour
English

Advice from the World Health Organization on keeping safe during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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A short video from the World Health Organization describing how the coronavirus is spread and how to protect yourself.
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A short video from the World Health Organization on how to protect yourself and others from the coronavirus. We can all help to prevent its spread.
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A short video from UNICEF demonstrating how to wash your hands properly. It is one of the most important ways of preventing the spread of the coronavirus.
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As with other respiratory illnesses, the coronavirus can cause mild symptoms including runny nose, sore throat, cough and fever. It can be more severe for some persons and, more rarely, it can be fatal. Watch this short video from the World Health Organization to find out more.
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This short video from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the USA gives recommendations on how to manage anxiety and stress during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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UNICEF teamed up with Kati Morton, a licensed marriage and family therapist and YouTube Creator to offer some coping strategies to deal with coronavirus-related anxiety.
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Make sure you are receiving correct information about the coronavirus. Read this page from the World Health Organization to understand what's true and what isn't.
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This short video from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the USA gives advice on caring for someone with COVID-19 at home.
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There are simple things you can do to keep yourself, your colleagues at work and your family members protected from COVID-19. This short animation from the World Health Organization shows you how to prevent COVID-19 in your workplace or while teleworking.
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This covers a broad range of advice from the World Health Organization, including on how you should carry out everyday tasks during the COVID-19 pandemic such as buying groceries, washing fruit and vegetables, and handling money.
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If the loss of your normal life is hitting you during the COVID-19 outbreak, know that you're not alone. In this short video from UNICEF are five simple ways that will help you take care of your mental health.
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