COVID19 / displaced children – Stressed: a pandemic of fear – 2021 GRAND PRIX for health emergencies

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “COVID19 / displaced children – Stressed: a pandemic of fear – 2021 GRAND PRIX for health emergencies” – below is their description.

“Stressed: a pandemic of fear” is a documentary about children affected by the COVID pandemic in refugee camps. This short film obtained in 2021 a “GRAND PRIX” in the 2nd edition of the Health for All Film Festival by the World Health Organisation for its competition category on health emergencies. It’s a film directed by Daniel Wheeler (United Kingdom).

An alarming rise in stress levels amongst displaced children in the Middle East due to COVID-19. With no end to the outbreak in sight, stress poses a major threat to the health of some of the world’s most vulnerable children.

More info: www.who.int/film-festival

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