The Initiative for MPTs (IMPT) is a global collaboration to advance multipurpose prevention technologies (MPTs) – health prevention products that allow women to simultaneously protect against more than one sexual and reproductive health risk, including HIV, other sexually transmitted infections, and unintended pregnancy.

Find technical resources to help with research and related communications
Find materials and resources for outreach and advocacy.


Check out the 2017 IMPT Annual Report for our successes and key moments from the past year.
See NICHD’s funding opportunity released on February 15 to develop new contraceptives, including MPTs!
Read this report by Dr. Betsy Tolley presenting learnings and reflections on traditional socio-behavioral research (SBR) and human-centered design (HCD) as applied to the global health context – specifically in biomedical prevention for sexual and reproductive health. Also, check out Elizabeth Russell’s companion piece on the USAID Office of HIV/AIDS Research Blog.
Watch a webinar featuring a presentation by Lauren Hunter on an analysis comparing chlamydia positivity by type of contraceptive method used among women and her recommendation for developing MPTs.
Join the MPT development collaboration to serve the broad SRH needs of women. Find out how in this two-page brief.


Spread the word about the promise of MPTs.


We will go further together – join the movement for MPTs.


Your financial and in-kind support can help make MPTs a reality.