Putting children at the centre of Africa’s prevention and response strategies to COVID-19: A call to action

African Child Policy Forum

The members of the African Child Policy Forum make this call amidst the mounting vulnerability of African children brought about by the worrying spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in every African country. The call to action outlines several decisive and coordinated measures that all stakeholders are urged to take to ensure that children and families are protected from the immediate and long-term impacts of the pandemic.