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Official Statements on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Pregnancy 

ICM
7 March 2020

WHO Clinical management of severe acute respiratory infection (SARI) when COVID-19 disease is suspected

Click here to view the WHO’s comprehensive guideline intended for clinicians involved in the care of adult, pregnant, and paediatric patients with or at risk for severe acute respiratory infection (SARI) when infection with the COVID-19 virus is suspected.

WHO Parenting in the time of COVID-19

Click here to view the WHO’s tips on how parents can interact constructively with their children during this time of confinement.

WHO’s Infographics on Pregnancy, Childbirth, breastfeeding and COVID-19

Click here to download the infographics and share with your networks. 

UNFPA Statement on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Pregnancy 

UNFPA, the UN sexual and reproductive health agency, is closely monitoring and working with partners, governments and UN agencies to address the outbreak of the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Click here to view their full statement. 

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Infection and Pregnancy

View this comprehensive document outlining the management of pregnant women and their newborn here

Evidence Based Birth’s free seminar on Covid-19 and Pregnancy 

Click here to view the webinar.

A Gender Lens for COVID-19 from Project Syndicate: 

Read the article here.