MPTs in the News
Putting Prevention in the Hands of Women: Combining Contraception with HIV & STI Prevention
Bethany Young Holt, Our Bodies Ourselves, March 8, 2017
This International Women’s Day, it is clear that the global community needs to act boldly to maintain progress we have made in improving the health and well-being of women worldwide.
Ask the Expert: Women & HIV Prevention
Beverley Newman & Vanetta Thomas, Human Rights Campaign, March 8, 2017
Today marks International Women’s Day (IWD), a day to celebrate “the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women” and to renew the international community's commitment to a more gender inclusive world.
Ending HIV requires new prevention methods for women
Bethany Young Holt, STAT News, December 1, 2016
For millennia, childbirth was the leading cause of death among women of reproductive age. While still an important cause of death, the leading killer worldwide is now HIV/AIDS, with the highest burden in sub-Saharan Africa.