National Commission on the Rights of Child

Webinar on “Impact of COVID-19 on children” through participation of children

Islamabad, July 20, 2020 – The NCRC organized an informative webinar on “Impact of Covid-19 on children” through active participation of Child Members of the Commission. The webinar was moderated by Member Punjab, Dr. Rubina Feroze Bhatti. The webinar focused on issues being faced by children during pandemic particularly on education, mental health and social disconnect. It also highlighted the role of parents, educational institutes, society, government and policymakers to provide support, coping mechanisms and child sensitive policies.