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Low- and middle-Income Countries

COVID-19 Research for kids

Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Pregnancy and having a baby can be a time of great joy and togetherness for families. But if you are pregnant during the current COVID-19 pandemic, it is natural to be worried about the impact of coronavirus on your health and the health of your unborn baby. 

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Pregnancy and infants in low- and middle-income countries

Professor Fiona Russell is leading research to understand the incidence and effect of COVID-19 and domestic violence in pregnant women and their infants in Fiji. Discussions with WHO, UNICEF UNFPA and UNWomen are underway to extend the trial to other low- and middle-income countries.