COVID-19 Educational Disruption and Response

Written on 30 Mar 20 by
Health education
Educational planning methodology


The number of children, youth and adults not attending schools or universities because of COVID-19 is soaring. Governments all around the world have closed educational institutions in an attempt to contain the global pandemic. During the COVID-19 outbreak, IIEP is dedicated to providing educational planners, policy-makers, and all education actors with relevant material and resources to address this crisis.

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Online resources

Planipolis is a portal containing national education plans and policies as well as key education frameworks and monitoring reports. It is currently collecting national policy documents related to the COVID-19 crisis. Visit Planipolis

UNESCO Health Education Clearinghouse
The platform is sharing a list of learning materials, as well as resources on guidance and recommendations for schools on prevention and control measures. Visit the website for more news and updates or go straight to the COVID-19 area of the library. Follow all the updates on Twitter

Useful links from UNESCO

UNESCO's response to COVID-19

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