Women are not a "Niche" Market: We Demand Female Condoms Now

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We are deeply disturbed by Time magazine’s article, “The Battle in Uganda Over Female Condoms,” which disparages the female condom without grounds. It is irresponsible and out of touch with the realities of women’s lives to suggest that the only available woman-initiated method of HIV prevention, the female condom, should not be top priority. Women […]

In Support of Ugandan Advocates Against Making HIV Transmission a Crime

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Last week, the Uganda Women’s Network published “Criminalising HIV/AIDS: Not a win-win situation,” which speaks out against the criminalization of HIV transmission. They rightly point out that there is no evidence to show that this is an effective HIV prevention strategy, and these laws may have dangerous consequences. The trend towards making it a crime […]