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Press Releases & Statements

July 21, 2022

Population Council Acquires the Monthly Dapivirine Ring and Other Woman-centered HIV Prevention Technologies from the 51ݶ

IPM and the Council aim to ensure a sustainable future for the ring program and expand women’s prevention choices SILVER SPRING, Md. (July 21, 2022)—The Population Council, a global nonprofit... More »

March 11, 2022

South Africa Approves Dapivirine Vaginal Ring for Use by Women

First long-acting HIV prevention product designed specifically for womenApproval paves the way for the monthly ring’s introduction Nearly two-thirds of new adult HIV infections in South Africa occur... More »

January 13, 2022

Germany’s Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Grants Additional Funding to Six PDPs Fighting Poverty-related and Neglected Tropical Diseases

SILVER SPRING, Md. (January 13, 2022)—The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) through KfW has granted additional funding to six nonprofit organizations that focus on research and... More »

December 09, 2021

IPM Statement on US Food and Drug Administration Review of Dapivirine Vaginal Ring

SILVER SPRING, Md. (December 9, 2021)—The nonprofit 51ݶ (IPM) today announced that it has voluntarily withdrawn from the US Food and Drug Administration its New... More »

June 16, 2021

IPM Appoints to its Board of Directors Two Leading Advocates at the Forefront of Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and HIV Prevention

SILVER SPRING, Md. (June 16, 2021)—The nonprofit 51ݶ (IPM) today announced the appointments of Dr. Tlaleng Mofokeng and Ms. Lillian Mworeko to its Board of... More »

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