Statement

UNFPA statement on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and pregnancy

5 March 2020

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), which has been declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organization (WHO).

UNFPA is working to ensure that accurate information is provided to women of reproductive age and pregnant women on infection precautions, potential risks and how to seek timely medical care.

[FULL STATEMENT IN ENGLISH]: https://www.unfpa.org/press/unfpa-statement-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-and-pregnancy

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[BANGLA TRANSLATION OF STATEMENT]: https://bit.ly/332h9zl