Who's Holding up Our Pillars: The Female Health Company1st June 2015
The Female Health Company has been a Coalition member since 2007. They manufacture, market and sell the FC2 Female Condom, the only female-controlled safe-sex contraceptive method approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and cleared by the World Health Organization (WHO) that provides dual protection against unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STI’s), including HIV.
The Coalition’s Innovation Fund recipient Pregna International Ltd. has launched Doctorstore, an e-commerce platform where doctors can purchase RH commodities—IUDs, pregnancy test kits, manual vacuum aspiration kits, and...
Categories: Market Development Approaches Working Group
The Universal Access to Female Condoms Joint Programme (UAFC) released a new brief on female condoms on national Essential Medicines Lists (EML).
Leveraging a collection of EMLs organized by NURHT Caucus colleagues at the...
Categories: New/Underused RH Technologies Caucus
Who's Holding up Our Pillars: Cameroon Agenda for Sustainable Development28th February 2015
Where can an adolescent girl from Bameda, Cameroon learn about her Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)? At the ice-cream truck across the street. But instead of ice-cream, this innovative mobile space offers information on contraception and family planning, specially geared to adolescent girls.
Who's holding up our pillars: Ana Nohemí Chel Gómez21st November 2014
Working out of a small office next to Nebaj’s medical clinic and school, Ana takes advantage of opportunities to educate adolescents about their reproductive health and their options. She believes that providing reproductive health information is critical to shaping the future of Quiché’s young population, but she finds that it is frequently difficult to ensure access to the products her community needs.