Online Media Kit


March 16, 2022 | Times LIVE (South Africa)

More HIV prevention options for SA women as vaginal ring approved

The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) okayed the use of the monthly dapivirine vaginal ring by adult women. More »


February 26, 2022 | The East African (Kenya)

Young women prefer vaginal ring to daily oral pill for HIV prevention

Given a choice between two HIV prevention products, most adolescent girls and young women who had used both products while participating in the REACH study chose the monthly dapivirine ring. More »


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 »

Multimedia Highlights

July 25, 2020 | SABC News (South Africa)

HIV Vaginal Ring

A vaginal ring has moved one step closer to becoming a new HIV prevention method for women in sub-Saharan Africa.  More »

March 06, 2020 | AIDS-Free World

Stephen Lewis Week in Review 254: International Women’s Day, The Future for Girls

Stephen Lewis discusses the International Women’s Day 2020 news, including a UNICEF and UN Women report and IPM's message. More »

June 22, 2019 | CapeTalk 567AM (South Africa)

Vaginal ring effective in HIV prevention, study shows

The research found that at least a third of the time the vaginal ring did reduce the risk of HIV infection. More »

April 08, 2019 | AVAC's PxPulse

The Science of Choice: The future of HIV prevention research

Researchers and young women advocates discuss HIV prevention research More »

August 05, 2018 | BBC Radio Merseyside (UK)

Upfront, August 5

Zeda Rosenberg provides an overview of IPM's dapivirine ring, including clinical trial results and next steps. More »