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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FEATURED STORY

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 »

FEATURED STORY

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 »

FEATURED STORY

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 »

FEATURED STORY

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

2014 | Global Health and Diplomacy

Partnering To Advance New HIV Prevention Tools For Women

The last decade has witnessed remarkable achievements against HiV/AiDS, with new infections down by one-third since 2001 and AiDS-related deaths falling by 30 percent since 2005. Yet this progress... More »

May 23, 2013 | Huffington Post Global Motherhood

Time to Bridge the Gap for Women’s Health

Nearly 20 years ago, the global community gathered at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo and declared — for the first time — that a woman’s right and ability... More »

May 07, 2013 | USAID's Impact blog

The Promise of MPTs: An Integrated Approach to Women’s Health

A lack of access to modern contraceptives in developing countries remains a major contributor to global maternal deaths. An estimated 222 million women worldwide want to delay or avoid pregnancy but... More »

June 13, 2012 | The Guardian (UK)

New hope for women who need protection from HIV

A major trial is being launched in Africa of a vaginal ring which releases antiretroviral drugs to allow women to protect themselves from the Aids virus. If successful, it could also be combined with... More »

February 07, 2012 | SciDev.net

Vaginal ring may help reduce HIV infections

A vaginal ring containing an antiviral drug is being tested in Africa and, if successful, could provide women with an easy-to-use alternative to vaginal microbicides to help reduce their risk of HIV... More »

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