The COVID-19 pandemic has engulfed the world over the past four months spreading across 177 countries worldwide. As we prepare to face the unprecedented challenges, it is important to acknowledge the emotional weight and multiple realities faced by many communities as a result of this pandemic. It is almost difficult to comprehend some of the experiences individuals, families, children and their communities face during this crisis. While some may worry about adapting to new routines within a confined space, there are others who worry about access to basic needs such as food and healthcare during periods of lockdowns/curfews.

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