Population Council @ ICASA 2013
Join us in Cape Town, South Africa, 7–11 December, for the 17th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa. The Council is presenting new research on meeting the needs of key populations affected by HIV, including young people, persons with disabilities, and men who have sex with men.
New USAID cooperative agreement with the Population Council facilitates contraceptive development, supports introduction of two new methods in low-resource settings
The new issue of Momentum is out: Learn how the Council's research improves policies and programs for adolescent girls.
Announcing RISING, a new Population Council initiative. RISING will support research and produce practical knowledge to advance programming for girls.
On October 15th, the Population Council presented positive findings from a Phase 3 clinical trial that was designed to demonstrate the safety, efficacy, and acceptability of the Council's investigational one-year contraceptive vaginal ring. The results were presented during an oral session at the 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine.
Expanding access and improving options for young people. Read more about the Council's work to develop new long-acting contraceptives, findings from a study in India that are informing adolescent sexual and reproductive health policy, and an interview with the Council's Kenya office director on the need to strengthen sex education in Kenya's schools.
For 60 years, the Population Council has changed the way the world thinks about important health and development issues. Explore an interactive timeline of the Council's history, learn more about some of our key contributions, and watch a short video about why your support is so important to us.