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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Protection and Well-being of Children

Save the Children carried out a global survey of children and their families to determine the impact of COVID-19 on the access to health, education, livelihoods and protection, and to collect the views of children. It is the most complete and exhaustive survey conducted on children and their families since the outbreak of the pandemic. The research was carried out with families participating in Save the Children programs in seven countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.

As part of a series of reports to present the results of the research on COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean, this document presents the results of the survey with respect to the protection and well-being of children.

El impacto de la COVID-19 en la protección y bienestar de niños y niñas

Save the Children llevó a cabo una encuesta global a niños, niñas y sus familias para determinar el impacto de la pandemia de COVID-19 en el acceso a la salud, educación, economía familiar y seguridad, y para conocer las opiniones de los propios niños y niñas al respecto.

Se trata de la encuesta más completa y exhaustiva realizada a niños, niñas y a sus familias durante la pandemia. La parte de la investigación que se llevó a cabo con familias participantes de programas de Save the Children, se realizó en siete países de América Latina y el Caribe.


Published 2021-02-16