The lack of global specifications for safe and non-toxic personal lubricants led UNFPA and partners to develop guidance for professionals who produce, procure and distribute these products for reproductive health programmes. This publication presents the World Health Organization/United Nations Population Fund specifications for plain lubricants to be used with male and female condoms, and addresses issues raised in the …
As of March 2021, the multi-size silicone diaphragm, Singa®, is available in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, France, Netherlands, Belgium, and the United Kingdom. The manufacturer anticipates additional distribution in Sweden and Israel later this year. For more information about the Singa, see our diaphragm product listings.
A project brief reporting on the acceptability and uptake of the Caya diaphragm in public and private sector clinics in Niamey, Niger is now available. The Expanding Effective Contraceptive Options (EECO) project introduced Caya in collaboration with WCG and PSI.
Medintim implements a marketing survey annually to understand experiences of Caya diaphragm users. Results of surveys fielded to users between 2015-2018 are available here.
Kessel MEDintem GmbH announced in February 2019 that production has begun on Singa, the new multi-size resuable spring diaphragm. Read the press release here.