Paving the Path: Preparing for Microbicide Introduction

A collaborative document among IPM, EngenderHealth, Women’s Health Research Unit, University of Cape Town, and Population Council, this report presents results from a qualitative study that explored a range of issues likely to influence microbicide introduction — positively or negatively — at three levels: community, health service, and policy. The study identified critical issues to be addressed in building support for microbicides and facilitating smooth introduction.