An external condom is a thin sheath rolled over the penis before sex. It protects against sexually transmitted infections along with preventing pregnancies. You can read more about the method here.
Are external condoms widely available in Zambia?
Yes, external condoms are available at public and private clinics and pharmacies, grocery stores and some healthcare organizations.
Do I need a prescription to buy external condoms in Zambia?
No, you don’t need a prescription to buy external condoms.
Is there any age restriction for accessing external condoms in Zambia?
No, there’s no age restriction for accessing external condoms.
How much does an external condom cost in Zambia?
An external condom can cost between 1 and 35 Zambian kwacha.
What are the different external condom brands available in Zambia?
The most widely available brands in Zambia are Carex, Contempo, Durex, Maximum, Moods, Manforce, and Rough Rider.
Who can I contact for more information about external condoms in Zambia?
Planned Parenthood Association of Zambia
Plot 4592/11, Nkanchibaya Road
Off Addis Ababa Drive, Rhodes Park
+260 211 256182
Marie Stopes Zambia
Plot 120 Kudu Road,
P.O Box 33739
Lusaka, Zambia – 10101
+260 211 268 732