Sep 23, · Portal on the United Nations High-Level Week , with Summits on Climate Change and Climate Action, Universal Health Coverage, Sustainable . Apr 08, · The United Nations has warned of a 'devastating' condom only get about per cent of its usual condom supplies due to virus-related disruptions. percent in the week .
Feb 12, · Now that you’re more condom conscious and aware of the dos and don’ts of “doing it,” you can safely celebrate National Condom Week without worry. Remember to restock on condoms of all sorts, keep them stored properly, and use one every time you engage with a partner. So much for chocolates when, “Life is like a box of condoms!”. The UN has taken note of the shortage, warning its operations can only get “about per cent of its usual condom supplies” due to coronavirus disruption. "Border closings and other restrictive measures are affecting transportation and production in a number of countries and regions," said a UN Population Fund spokesperson.
Ann Summers, the British lingerie chain, said sex toy sales last week were up 27 per cent over last year. Its best-selling item was the Whisper Rabbit, which it markets as its quietest vibrator. United Nations, Women’s Indicators and Statistics Database, Version 4 on CD-ROM, Sales No. EXVII.4, ISBN UNDESA, World’s Women , Progress in Statistics.
Promotion of condom use is an essential component of HIV prevention program. It is important to ensure that quality condoms are manufactured, purchased, stored, distributed and handled properly, because if condoms leak or break, they can not offer adequate protection. I am very happy to join all of you here today. Meeting reproductive health supply needs is a key element of the global effort to improve people’s lives by protecting their reproductive and sexual health. Given the increased international attention now being paid to slowing the further spread of HIV/AIDS, this meeting could not be timelier.
The Department of Peacekeeping Operations and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS developed an HIV/AIDS awareness card for peacekeepers to carry in their uniform pocket. The Department included HIV/AIDS awareness in its peacekeeping train-the-trainer program and has provided contingents with five condoms per peacekeeper per week. The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and other global condom promoters claim that condoms have a 98% success rate instead of the 85% success rate documented in real-world studies. The 98% success rate is based on ideal use every time by well-trained and highly-disciplined adults under monitoring by scientists.