IMPACT OF COVID-19 ADOLESCENT WELLBEING AND MENTAL HEALTH

No. of pages: 8

Publication date: 2021

Author: CDR-MPI LAO PDR, EPRI, UNFPA LAO PDR, UNICEF LAO PDR

Publisher: CDR-MPI, LAO PDR, UNFPA LAO PDR, UNICEF LAO PDR

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the lives of adolescents and young people, worsening their prospects for social and economic advancement. The adverse impacts on education, employment, physical and mental health, and wellbeing of populations are unfolding rapidly and in an unpredictable manner. Urgent action is necessary to mitigate the severe and long-lasting impacts from the pandemic and secure the future of adolescents.