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

May 18, 2018 | MD Magazine

Treatments in the Pipeline for HIV Infection Prevention

MD Magazine summarizes research on new HIV prevention interventions, including the dapivirine ring. More »

March 30, 2018 | AVAC's Px Pulse

What's Next for the Dapivirine Ring

Zeda Rosenberg explains the interim results from the dapivirine ring open-label studies and spells out how, when, where and if the ring might become an available tool. More »

January 10, 2018 | AVAC's Px Pulse

2018 and HIV Prevention: AVAC's Take

AVAC highlights HIV prevention research and milestones to look forward to in 2018, including the next steps for IPM's dapivirine ring. 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 »

November 30, 2017 | BBC World Hacks

The secret ring helping women protect themselves from HIV (VIDEO)

In Malawi, a ring inserted in the vagina is helping women defend themselves against the spread of HIV. More »