About the Authors

Lori Newman, Lale Say, Armando Seuc, Nathalie Broutet
Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Mary Kamb
Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Sarah Hawkes
University College London, London, United Kingdom

Gabriela Gomez
Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Gabriela Gomez
School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

newmanl@who.int

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LN MK SH LS NB. Performed the experiments: LN GG AS. Analyzed the data: LN GG AS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LN MK SH GG LS AS. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: LN. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: LN MK SH GG AS NB. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: LN MK SH GG LS AS NB. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: LN MK SH GG LS AS NB.