[NEW PUBLICATION] IMAP Statement - Reproductive Health in a time of Covid-19
Dear IBP Colleagues,
We are pleased to share with you the newly published IMAP Statement titled: Reproductive Health in a time of Covid-19 that is now available on IPPF’s website in English, French and Spanish and soon will be in Arabic. Please disseminate it widely amongst your organisations and networks. For any inquiries on the statement of the IMAP please contact @Nathalie Kapp, IPPF’s Chief Medical Advisor.
See below brief about the statement:
The Reproductive Health in a time of Covid-19 statement aims to summarize the available emerging evidence relating to COVID-19 and vaccination in pregnancy and in using the combined hormonal contraception (CHC). It is published under the auspices of the International Medical Advisory Panel (IMAP) and is intended to support and guide IPPF Member Associations and other sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), humanitarian and development organizations regarding COVID-19 and vaccination and the impact on delivery of sexual and reproductive healthcare (SRH). It covers issues related to advocacy to address health inequalities and stigma, in addition to medical and service delivery recommendations, evidence and practical guidance from the scientific community. It complements the 2020 IMAP Statement on COVID-19 and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights IMAP Statement on COVID-19 impact on SRHR - English.pdf (ippf.org) and the IPPF COVID-19 Duty of Care Recommendations for Humanitarian Contexts IPPF COVID-19 Duty of Care Recommendations for Humanitarian Contexts | IPPF (ippf-covid19.org).
Nihal Said | Senior Technical Advisor, Research and Partnerships
International Planned Parenthood Federation | Central Office
4 Newhams Row | London | SE1 3UZ | United Kingdom
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