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The COVID-19 crisis has had serious consequences for India’s adolescents and youth. The impact of the crisis on young people across the country requires urgent attention. This report, highlights the pandemic’s effects and consequences on adolescents and youth-serving non-profit organizations across the country. The findings range across key themes, including access to education, livelihoods, mental health impacts, experience of violence and early marriage, and access to reproductive and health services as well as the extent of household hunger and loss of livelihoods. It also puts forth key recommendations for civil society organizations to keep in mind as they adapt their programs to account for the “new normal” of post-COVID-19 life. This report can be useful for implementers. Click here to read the report.