Global Health Community Publishes Blog Posts, Statements On COVID-19

BMJ Opinion: Covid-19 and reproductive health: What can we learn from previous epidemics?
Benjamin Black, consultant in reproductive health for humanitarian contexts, and obstetrician and gynecologist at the Whittington Hospital, and Gillian McKay, researcher at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (3/19).

Brookings Institution’s “Order From Chaos”: Taiwan shows its mettle in coronavirus crisis, while the WHO is MIA
Don Shapiro, senior director for the American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei (3/19).

Center for Global Development: Letter to Pelosi and McConnell: Recommendations for Coronavirus Emergency Legislation
Amanda Glassman, executive vice president and senior fellow at CGD and CEO of CGD Europe, and Scott Morris, director of the U.S. Development Policy Initiative, co-director of Sustainable Development Finance, and senior fellow at CGD (3/19).

Center for Strategic & International Studies: The Impact of COVID-19 on Humanitarian Crises
Jacob Kurtzer, deputy director and senior fellow for the Humanitarian Agenda at CSIS (3/19).

IntraHealth International’s “VITAL”: 3 Ways Our Tools and Teams around the World Are Combatting COVID-19 (3/19).

The Lancet: Health security capacities in the context of COVID-19 outbreak: an analysis of International Health Regulations annual report data from 182 countries
Nirmal Kandel, head of Unit a.i. Evidence and Analytics for Health Security (EHS) at the WHO, and colleagues (3/18).

United Nations: Secretary-General virtual press encounter on COVID-19 CRISIS (3/19).

UNFPA: As pandemic rages, women and girls face intensified risks (3/19).

UNFPA: COVID-19: A Gender Lens (March 2020).