Released by WHO.

Whilst staying physically distant the faithful can still reflect, pray, share, and care. The use of digital platforms can ensure interaction with family and friends, and that offering special prayers for the sick, alongside sharing messages of hope and comfort, are methods to observe the tenants of Ramadan while maintaining public health. As the stay at home measurements are enforced around the globe during these times, the Safe Ramadan practices also encourages religious leaders to actively speak out against violence and provide support or encourage victims to seek help.

Resource details

Publication: Coping with crisis, Epidemics & pandemics, External resources

Categories: Corona / COVID-19, Guidelines

Language: English

Year: 2020