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How do I explain COVID-19 to children?

How do I explain COVID-19 to children?

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Children will naturally want to learn about COVID-19 and the changes to their normal life that the pandemic has brought. It is important to have information that they can learn from according to their developmental ability. 

We recommend the following resource from the Dutch Tanzania Foundation that uses colorful artwork and dialogue between two children to help young readers understand the coronavirus and social distancing.

English Version

Swahili Version

Dutch Version