Contraception

2021

  • COVID disrupts contraception services, leads to 1.4 million unintended pregnancies, says UNFPA = news article

https://news.un.org/en/story/2021/03/1087082 MArch 11

  • Lack of access to contraceptives, rise in domestic work — how Covid, lockdown affected women – news article

https://theprint.in/health/lack-of-access-to-contraceptives-rise-in-domestic-work-how-covid-lockdown-affected-women/597955/ Feb 3

2020

  • In a Pandemic, Birth Control Is Out of Reach for Many Young People – news article

https://rewire.news/article/2020/06/17/in-a-pandemic-birth-control-is-out-of-reach-for-many-young-people/ June 17

  • Accessing contraceptive services during U.K coronavirus lockdown – survey

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1u4ZQFjaq1BGIAZXdjfOM4s6juXalMq6FMjXrZmfVoK0/viewform?edit_requested=true

 

  • Pandemic Causing Shortage of Contraceptives and Will Impact Women’s Reproductive Health, Says U.N. – news article

https://time.com/5828383/covid-19-threatens-womens-sexual-reproductive-health/ April 28

  • Million Unintended Pregnancies, More Deaths: India’s Essential Abortion Service Isn’t Enough – news article

https://www.news18.com/news/buzz/million-unwanted-babies-more-deaths-indias-essential-abortion-service-isnt-enough-during-pandemic-2596409.html April 30

  • Coronavirus and women’s health: Contraception, pregnancy and menopause – commentary

https://www.openaccessgovernment.org/coronavirus-and-womens-health/84679/ April 1

  • Advice for women seeking contraception, abortion and other sexual and reproductive healthcare during the COVID-19 epidemic

https://www.fsrh.org/documents/advice-for-women-seeking-contraception-abortion-and-other/ April 2

  • Opinion: How will COVID-19 affect global access to contraceptives — and what can we do about it? – commentary

https://www.devex.com/news/opinion-how-will-covid-19-affect-global-access-to-contraceptives-and-what-can-we-do-about-it-96745, March 11

  • ACCESS TO CONTRACEPTION IS CRITICAL IN COVID-19 – RESPONSE FP2020 Statement

 

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