We are in this together – IFRC

As weeks and months have passed, people have been faced with the pressures that mount from an uncertain future. COVID-19 has had and continues to have a massive impact on mental health, causing widespread emotional stress and anxiety as people struggle to cope with the pandemic’s impacts on themselves, their families, and their communities.
This is why the Red Cross’ psychosocial response has been at the center of the COVID19 response, including reminding people through social media campaigns that though you have to be physically distance, this doesn’t mean socially apart.

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Over 150 countries represented at the Global Youth Summit, a virtual event designed to address the negative impacts of COVID-19 15 Governments and UN agencies announce support for the Global Youth Mobilization Summit calls for investment and prioritisation in mental health support, community and leadership development, digital activism, vaccine equity and support for education systems...
• Initiative led by the world’s six largest youth organizations and supported by the World Health Organization and United Nations Foundation will fund the work of young people in communities impacted by the global COVID-19 pandemic • Impact of the global pandemic on young people to be addressed at Global Youth Summit • Young people will decide where the money goes and how it is spent • Global Youth Mobilization backed by UNICEF, USAID, UNFPA, European Commission, Salesforce, FIFA and Heads of State and Governments from around the world