100 Days On COVID-19 Emergency Response

Based on assessments in 24 countries across Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Asia, it shows that 85 million households in Asia now have limited or no food supplies, with 8 million children forced into child labour or begging. In Latin America, every third Venezuelan migrant child is going to bed hungry. In Sub-Saharan Africa, one in seven female business owners told us they are earning less than half their salary compared to before the spread of the pandemic. Communities are telling us that as a result, children are facing rising risks of child marriage, violence, and abuse.