Female condom: Safer is sexy

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Female condom: Safer is sexy

  1. 1. FEMALE CONDOM (FC2) Safer is Sexy Presented By: Emily Karechio: Founder & President Muthaa Community Development Foundation
  2. 2. Presentation Outline • Female Condom Status • What is FC2 • Who can use FC2 • FC2 Communication & Promotion • Advocacy • Platforms
  3. 3. Female Condom Status • Currently in Kenya we have 300,000 and NASCOP is expecting a consignment of 1.4 million later in the year.
  4. 4. Female Condom Status Currently ,300,000 Expecting, 1.4 million later in the year.
  5. 5. Female Condom (FC2) • FC2 is a dual protection method; – Provides protection against both pregnancy – STIs Including HIV • FC2 is designed to fit inside the vagina and allows the penis to the penis to move freely • FC2 adjust quickly to body temp. so it feels warm and natural • FC2 is lubricated • FC2 is non-allergic and good for those who are allergic to latex • Penis doesn’t need to be erect to use FC2 • The two rings add pleasure during sex
  6. 6. Who can use FC2 • People who want to protect themselves and partners from STIs /HIV / pregnancy • People who are HIV+ or have HIV+ partner • Partner refusing to use male condom • Allergy to latex • Women who are menstruating • Menopausal women • Women who have had a hysterectomy • Post delivery
  7. 7. FC2 Communication & Promotion
  8. 8. Kenya’s Target Population for use of FC2  MARPS (Most at Risk Population)  Family Planning  HIV + persons MCDF IEC Materials • A Swahili animation • Female Condom Postcards • FC2 booklet[Answers question on FC2] • FC2 Posters • Ask me about FC2 Badges
  9. 9. Approaches Promotions: One Voice.
  10. 10. Roadshows
  11. 11. Female Condom Fashion show
  12. 12. Advocacy
  13. 13. Platforms • Locally – Peer Educators – Health Service Providers • Nationally – National Condom Technical Working Group • Internationally – International Female Condom Platform, Netherlands – Global Youth Coalition on HIV/AIDS, online
  14. 14. Collaboration • MCDF is looking forward to partnering and collaborating with other stakeholders in ensuring FC2 is ; • Available, • Accessible.

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