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Posted on July 20, 2010
HIV/AIDS and women’s health advocates today at the International AIDS Conference welcomed news about a partially-effective microbicide, yet scrutinized the gross lack of funding and policy support from international donors and governments for female condoms, a critical woman-initiated tool in fighting the HIV epidemic that is already available.
Posted on March 2, 2010
A civil society statement circulated last night at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) and signed by more than 200 international organizations is demanding that national and international governments and donors radically increase female condom funding and distribution in developing countries.
Posted on March 11, 2009
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted regulatory approval to the FC2 female condom, a lower-cost, second generation product manufactured by the Female Health Company—a move widely praised by HIV/AIDS and women’s health and rights advocates globally.