Online Media Kit


March 16, 2022 | Times LIVE (South Africa)

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


February 26, 2022 | The East African (Kenya)

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.


January 26, 2021 | World Health Organization

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...

Media Highlights

January 21, 2021 | European Medicines Agency

The European Medicines Agency's summary of key recommendations in 2020 includes its positive opinion for the dapivirine vaginal ring under the EU Medicines for All procedure (formerly known as...

December 22, 2020 | Positive News (UK)

Breakthroughs in HIV/AIDS, including the EMA's positive opinion for the dapivirine ring, was selected as one of the top positive stories of 2020.

December 15, 2020 | The New Times (Rwanda)

The dapivirine ring is an HIV prevention method designed specifically for women that recently received a positive opinion from the EMA and prequalification from the WHO.

December 06, 2020 | The Sunday News (Zimbabwe)

The World Health Organization issued prequalification for the dapivirine ring, a monthly ring that reduces women's HIV risk. The Medicines Control Authority of Zimbabwe (MCAZ) is going to review the...

December 04, 2020 | Verywell Health

A vaginal ring to prevent HIV has received prequalification from the World Health Organization, putting it one step closer to being an HIV prevention option for women.