In this section Support for girls and young women Donate to our COVID-19 appeal Our response The COVID-19 pandemic is severely challenging the Philippines. We're supporting the most vulnerable children, especially girls, and young women affected by this crisis. Tweet Share Share Email How we're responding to the COVID-19 pandemic We're working with a range of partners to reach the most vulnerable children, especially girls, and young women who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in the Philippines. 22 million Filipino children are out of school due to the pandemic 2 million Filipinos have lost their jobs due to the pandemic 22 provinces and 1,055 villages will benefit from our response The fragile state of unemployed youth during COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic has put millions of people worldwide out of work. In the Philippines, this has had a particular impact on young people. Chores have no gender: Creating equality at home during COVID-19 In the Philippines, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the lives of many. Its impact are most notably felt in the family where roles have changed as family members are forced to stay at home. With a Brave Heart into this Brave New World: Realizations of a YOUNG WOMAN during COVID-19 An essay written by Mau, 17-years-old, from Southern Leyte, Philippines. How to support women's economic well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic What are the impacts of COVID-19 on women's livelihood, businesses, and sources of income? Here are recommendations on how we can support women's economic well-being during this health crisis.