Online Media Kit


March 06, 2018 | POZ

Vaginal Ring Appears to Cut Women's HIV Rate in Half in New Study

The open-label follow-up to a previous placebo-controlled study of an HIV-preventing ring is seeing high use among women. More »


December 19, 2017 | BBC World Hacks

The Ring That Could Help Save Women's Lives (AUDIO)

A new form of protection being tested in Malawi could be a real game-changer. World Hacks meets the women pioneering this approach and taking control of their own protection. More »


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 »


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

February 23, 2016 | New Statesman (United Kingdom)

Drug-infused vaginal ring shows promising signs in battle against HIV rates

Silicone ring containing antiretroviral dapivirine drug could play an important role in preventing HIV infections. More »

February 23, 2016 | SverigesRadio (Sweden)

Vaginal ring partially protects against HIV

A vaginal ring can protect unaffected women in Africa from becoming infected by the HIV virus. More »

February 23, 2016 | Frankfurter Allgemeine (Germany)

Vaginal rings protect against HIV infection

In four African countries, researchers could prove how vaginal rings help in the fight against AIDS. More »

February 23, 2016 | Berlingske (Denmark)

Scientific breakthrough: Vaginal ring protects against HIV

A ring with the virus killing medication may protect women against HIV. More »

February 23, 2016 | UN News Centre

More investment needed in developing female-controlled HIV prevention options – UN agency

The Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) today welcomed the “encouraging” results of two studies from Africa in which women modestly reduced their risk of infection by inserting a... More »