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.
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.