The Children’s book My Hero is You is now available as an animation movie
August 20, 2020
The film aims to educate children about COVID-19 but also convey a message of hope, resilience, solidarity, and empowerment to children and their caregivers around the world.
The book was released in early 2020 to help educate children about COVID-19. It was created by mental health and psychosocial support experts from the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) and it is already available in more then 125 languages.
The film was created by Stanford Medicine with input and oversight from the IASC Mental health and Psychosocial Support Reference Group, UNICEF, and the World Health Organization (WHO).