Online Media Kit

Welcome to IPM's Online Media Kit, home to quick links that connect journalists and others to our press statements, key multimedia resources for background information on microbicides and IPM's work, and media highlights. Also learn how to contact experts in the field.

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May 04, 2017 | Economist (UK)

How to protect women against both HIV and pregnancy

A newly-developed vaginal ring releases small doses of drugs over a three-month period More »


August 04, 2016 | Forbes

A Wearable HIV 'Trap' Is Helping Women In Africa Guard Against Infection

The struggle to stem the global HIV/AIDS pandemic may soon see relief from an innovative health product that's shown early success with one group whose infection rates are among the most devastating... More »


February 26, 2016 | The New York Times editorial

Helping Women in Africa Avoid H.I.V.

Now, women in the developing world have new hope. The results of two major studies in Africa that were released Monday show that a new device could help protect women against H.I.V. More »

Media Highlights

July 25, 2017 | Medical Daily

Experimental Vaginal Ring Could Prevent HIV In Teen Girls

New study says vaginal ring preventing HIV in young girls is safe. More »

July 25, 2017 | Vanguard (Nigeria)

Vaginal ring preventing HIV to be tested in Africa

After recording success amongst teenage girls in the US, plans are in progress to test in Africa, a vaginal ring that prevents HIV infection. More »

July 25, 2017 | UPI

Truvada, vaginal ring safe for HIV prevention in adolescents

New research has shown that use of a monthly vaginal ring and a daily oral Truvada are safe and effective at preventing HIV in adolescent girls. More »

July 25, 2017 | AFP/Yahoo! News

Scientists divulge latest in HIV prevention

A far cry from the 1990s "ABC" campaign promoting abstinence and monogamy as HIV protection, scientists reported on new approaches allowing people to have all the safe sex they want. More »

July 25, 2017 | International Business Times (UK)

Vaginal ring to stop HIV transmissions to be given to teenage girls

A vaginal ring used to prevent HIV in women has been deemed safe and acceptable for adolescent girls. This is the first time that the ring, which contains an antiretroviral (ARV) drug called... More »