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FEATURED STORY

January 26, 2021 | World Health Organization

WHO recommends the dapivirine vaginal ring as a new choice for HIV prevention for women at substantial risk of HIV infection

WHO recommended that the dapivirine vaginal ring, a female-initiated option to reduce the risk of HIV infection, may be offered as an additional prevention choice for women at substantial HIV risk as... More »

FEATURED STORY

November 30, 2020 | New York Times

Berry-Flavored H.I.V. Medication Is Ready for Babies

The World Health Organization approved the dapivirine ring, a vaginal insert that has proved effective in women who use it consistently. Finding prevention methods that women can use discreetly has... More »

FEATURED STORY

July 30, 2020 | Aidsmap (UK)

The vaginal ring against HIV: regulatory approval for a new prevention choice for women

The dapivirine ring is the first HIV prevention option specifically designed for women since the female condom was approved nearly 30 years ago. More »

FEATURED STORY

July 24, 2020 | Times LIVE (South Africa)

Vaginal ring gives women more options for HIV prevention

Access to a long-acting vaginal ring, which was tested in SA and showed promising results, is getting closer to reality after Europe’s regulatory body gave it the thumbs-up. More »

Media Highlights

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 »

June 07, 2010 | Daily Nation (Kenya)

To curb Aids, empower women

Women have too few choices about their health and too few options that would give them the chance for a safe and healthy life. More »

March 08, 2005 | Chicago Defender

A New Hope for Preventing the Spread of HIV

Over the last few years, it's become clear that women are rapidly becoming the new face of the AIDS epidemic, both here in the United States and around the world. More »

Multimedia Highlights

November 18, 2020 | CSIS AIDS 2021 podcast

The Promise and Challenge of PrEP for Adolescent Girls and Young Women

This podcast episode discusses the role of daily oral PrEP and new prevention methods in advancing HIV prevention for adolescent girls and young women. More »

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