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Sidra Medicine highlights mental health services for children, young people and perinatal women

Sidra Medicine highlights mental health services for children, young people and perinatal women

Sidra Medicine, has partnered with the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) in its national mental health and wellness campaign “Are you ok” to highlight the support services available for women, children and young people in Qatar.

64% of survey participants prefer remote learning for children

64% of survey participants prefer remote learning for children

Some 64% of people participating in an online survey have said they prefer remote education over blended learning for their children.

Saliva-based Covid tests for children start next week

Saliva-based Covid tests for children start next week

The saliva-based Covid-19 tests for children will begin next week and help determine if there is transmission of the infection within schools, a senior health official has said.

Qatar launches saliva-based Covid-19 test for children

Qatar launches saliva-based Covid-19 test for children

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced that Qatar has become one of the first countries in the world to launch a new saliva-based Covid-19 test for children.

Millions return to school in Italy after virus closure

Millions return to school in Italy after virus closure

Millions of Italian children returned to the classroom today as most schools reopened more than six months after they were closed to curb the coronavirus pandemic.

EAA event highlights Qatar role in supporting education

EAA event highlights Qatar role in supporting education

Education Above All Foundation organised a high-level virtual event on the sidelines of the first International Day for Protection of Education from Attack...

Pandemic threatens lives of millions of children: UN

Pandemic threatens lives of millions of children: UN

A report issued by the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef), UN World Health Organisation(WHO) and other UN bodies revealed that the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic threatens the progress that has been made over the past 30 years in the field of health services, which has become a major role...

Schools safe for children, officials assure parents

Schools safe for children, officials assure parents

The number of Covid-19 cases in schools is "very few" and there is no cause for any fear or anxiety, and parents can rest assured that their children are in safe hands.

Culture ministry, QFFD help displaced Syrian children turn the page

Culture ministry, QFFD help displaced Syrian children turn the page

The Ministry of Culture and Sports and Qatar Fund For Development (QFFD) continue the implementation of a project to support the knowledge and reading activities for displaced Syrian children in the camps in Turkey ...

Qatar Charity organises open day for children with special needs

Qatar Charity organises open day for children with special needs

Qatar Charity (QC), in co-operation with the Qatar Society for Rehabilitation of Special Needs (QSRSN) and Baraem TV channel, has remotely organised an open day for children with special needs ...

Sidra Medicine offers parental advice for children living with Type 1 diabetes

Sidra Medicine offers parental advice for children living with Type 1 diabetes

Sidra Medicine hosted its first webinar recently for parents with children with Type 1 diabetes, offering guidance regarding their care during Covid-19.

QRCS provides Eid clothing for Yemen’s children

QRCS provides Eid clothing for Yemen’s children

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), in partnership with its Yemeni counterpart, has implemented the Eid Clothing project for the poor children of Yemen.