A diaphragm is a shallow, dome-shaped silicone cup inserted into the vagina before sex to cover the cervix and keep sperm out of the uterus. You can read more about the method here.
Is diaphragm widely available in Mali?
Yes, diaphragm is available at pharmacies and some non-governmental organizations.
Do I need a prescription to buy a diaphragm in Mali?
No, you don’t need a prescription to buy a diaphragm.
Is there any age restriction for accessing the diaphragm in Mali?
No, there’s no age restriction for accessing the diaphragm, as long as you are of childbearing age.
How much does a diaphragm cost in Mali?
A diaphragm can cost around 1,500 West African CFA francs.
What are the different diaphragm brands available in Mali?
We will be updating this information soon.
Who can I contact for more information about diaphragm in Mali?
Association Malienne pour la Protection et la Promotion de la Famille
(+223) 20 22 44 94
Marie Stopes Mali
(+223) 71 25 88 09
(+223) 44 90 11 11