White Paper

Ethical Considerations for Evidence Generation Involving Children on the COVID-19 Pandemic

Published by
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Authored by
Gabrielle Berman
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Research and Evidence

This document identifies key ethical considerations (a) when undertaking evidence generation involving children during the mitigation stage of the pandemic (emergency phase) and (b) on subject matter relating to COVID-19 once the pandemic has been contained and containment policy measures, including lockdowns, have been lifted (post-emergency phase).