A guide to preventing and addressing social stigma associated with COVID-19

The current COVID-19 outbreak has provoked social stigma and discriminatory behaviours against people of certain ethnic backgrounds as well as anyone perceived to have been in contact with the virus.

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International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), World Health Organization (WHO)


Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS)