Guest blogs

3101, 2020

Female Condom Education and Promotion Project: Closing Knowledge gaps, Breaking Barriers

January 31st, 2020|Categories: FC2 blogs, Guest blogs|

A partnership between Pathfinder and the Female Health Company initiated the Female Condom (FC2) Education and Promotion Project Africa to help bridge the knowledge gaps and break down barriers to correct and encourage consistent use of the female condom for [...]

208, 2018

Pleasure and Prevention: Still Not in Bed Together

August 2nd, 2018|Categories: FC2 blogs, Guest blogs|

While the past few years have seen a lot more organisations using sex-positive and in some cases pleasure-based approaches to sexual health, enabling The Pleasure Project to expand our pleasure map with many more instances of pleasure and public health [...]

2504, 2018

The importance of accessing the female condom in Chile – ICW Chile

April 25th, 2018|Categories: FC2 blogs, Guest blogs|

To talk to and train the community at large about the importance of HIV/AIDS prevention, as well as other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) that put hundreds of lives at risk • Unwanted pregnancy and the promotion of autonomy among women, youth and adolescents • Access to the [...]

503, 2018

5 Questions with the Queen of Condoms

March 5th, 2018|Categories: FC2 blogs, Guest blogs|

Brenda Alwanyi is a 22-year-old, third year Kenyatta University (KU) student in Nairobi, Kenya pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Gender, Development Studies and Psychology. She is also Kenyatta University’s “Condom Queen” and an advocate for young people taking [...]

1902, 2018

Initiative Seeks to Bridge Latin America to Global RH Supply Developments

February 19th, 2018|Categories: FC2 blogs, Guest blogs|

Reproductive health developments have come a long way in the last decade. Commodity prices are lower; pooled procurement is making purchases more affordable; manufacturers have become increasingly engaged with help from donor backing and more quality-assured products have flooded the [...]

901, 2018

Dreaming of Female Condoms

January 9th, 2018|Categories: FC2 blogs, Guest blogs|

“It’s a women’s empowerment issue” By Serra Sippel, president of the Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE) Adolescent girls and young women in sub-Saharan Africa face a host of social and legal factors that increase chances that they will [...]