#Menstrual Health

  • Article: This Startup Is Ending Gender Inequality, One Sanitary Pad at a Time
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    This Startup Is Ending Gender Inequality, One Sanitary Pad at a Time

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 10, 2018

    Lack of sanitary pads makes girls more vulnerable to violence, poverty, and more. Read more

  • Article: The US House Just Passed a 'Menstrual Equality' Bill
    Health

    The US House Just Passed a 'Menstrual Equality' Bill

    By Joanna Prisco|July 30, 2018

    The bill will allow tampons and pads to be purchased under flexible health spending accounts. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Supermarket Cuts Cost of Sanitary Products to Tackle Period Poverty
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand Supermarket Cuts Cost of Sanitary Products to Tackle Period Poverty

    By Madeleine Keck|July 25, 2018

    For many, sanitary products are financially out of reach. Read more

  • Article: India Just Declared Tampons and Sanitary Napkins Tax-Free
    Girls & Women

    India Just Declared Tampons and Sanitary Napkins Tax-Free

    By Asmita Joshi|July 22, 2018

    Pads in India were taxed at 12% since 2017. Read more

  • Article: Menstruation Just Got a Whole Lot Easier for Girls and Women in Papua New Guinea
    Girls & Women

    Menstruation Just Got a Whole Lot Easier for Girls and Women in Papua New Guinea

    By Madeleine Keck|July 19, 2018

    Indigenous women in Queensland are creating sanitary pads for those in Papua New Guinea. Read more

  • Article: This Company Is Leading the Reusable Cloth Pad Revolution in India
    Girls & Women

    This Company Is Leading the Reusable Cloth Pad Revolution in India

    May 15, 2018

    Eco Femme is a one-of-kind community initiative improving the lives of thousands of women. Read more

  • Article: 4 Million Kenyan Schoolgirls Are Going to Receive Free Sanitary Pads
    Water & Sanitation

    4 Million Kenyan Schoolgirls Are Going to Receive Free Sanitary Pads

    By Chris Gelardi|April 24, 2018

    Officials added a plea to end FGM after announcing an effort to give out 140 million free pads. Read more

  • Article: 17-Year-Old Saleha Is Shattering Menstrual Taboos in Mumbai
    PartnerGirls & Women

    17-Year-Old Saleha Is Shattering Menstrual Taboos in Mumbai

    April 12, 2018|Save the Children

    An award winning activist and trainer, Saleha is an inspiration to many! Read more