HIV and STIs

The majority of HIV infections are sexually transmitted or are associated with pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding. 

Our work links prevention with treatment, care and support, reduces HIV-related stigma and discrimination, and responds to unique regional and national characteristics of the epidemic.

The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) is delighted to announce a new collaboration with MSI Reproductive Choices for the Asia Pacific, funded by the Australian Government.
IPPF hosted a G7 Ministerial Roundtable entitled Empower Women and Girls, Empower Humanity: Bodily Autonomy and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR).
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) would like to clarify the confusion regarding the ‘IPPFWHR’, International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC), and CHANGE merger. IPPF is not merging with the IWHC and CHANGE.
New data from the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) has revealed that unless alternative funding is sourced, the UK government's £131 million ($186 million) cut to UNFPA Supplies – the largest provider of donated contraception for some of the world's poorest communities - will lead to an estimated additional: 2.4 million unintended pregnancies, 685,000 unsafe abortions and 7,447 maternal deaths across IPPF's services alone before the end of 2021
IPPF is pleased to announce the appointment of Eugenia Lopez Uribe as Regional Director and Dona Da Costa Martinez as Deputy Regional Director of the Americas and Caribbean. They will be based in the Americas and the Caribbean Regional office (ACRO), based in Bogota, Colombia and Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, respectively.
IPPF has been informed that the UK government has made significant cuts to the UK aid budget, including allocated funding for vital sexual and reproductive health services. The brutal cuts are a tragic blow for the world's poorest and most marginalized women and girls.
IPPF welcomes the adoption of the outcome resolution on the CPD’s special theme on population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development at its 54th session.
The health workforce is the backbone of every health system and is essential to achieving the right to health for all. Global leaders must ensure frontline healthcare workers are prioritized during the vaccine rollout.
IPPF Member Association, Afghan Family Guidance Association (AFGA) will receive support from the Government of Japan to implement a new project in Afghanistan targeting some of the most vulnerable populations who have been severely affected by humanitarian crises and the COVID-19 pandemic.
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) calls on the UK government to keep its commitment to spend at least £225m per year on family planning and sexual and reproductive healthcare.