#Menstrual Health

  • 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

  • Article: Sanitary Napkins to Cost as Low as 5 Rupees Thanks to the Government of Maharashtra
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    Sanitary Napkins to Cost as Low as 5 Rupees Thanks to the Government of Maharashtra

    By Asmita Joshi|March 7, 2018

    India is one step closer to menstrual health and hygiene for all! Read more

  • Article: Stock Images of Women in Pain Are Making Period Shame Worse, Study Suggests
    Water & Sanitation

    Stock Images of Women in Pain Are Making Period Shame Worse, Study Suggests

    By David Brand|Feb. 23, 2018

    Olympians compete during their periods, but stock images make menstruating women seem helpless. Read more

  • Article: 42% of US Women Have Been Period-Shamed and 29% Won’t Do This Activity
    Water & Sanitation

    42% of US Women Have Been Period-Shamed and 29% Won’t Do This Activity

    By David Brand|Jan. 5, 2018

    A survey conducted by Thinx revealed just how pervasive period shame is in the US. Read more

  • Article: Menstrual Cups and Reusable Pads Are Literally Changing Lives Uganda’s Refugee Camps
    Girls & Women

    Menstrual Cups and Reusable Pads Are Literally Changing Lives Uganda’s Refugee Camps

    Dec. 19, 2017|News Deeply

    Menstrual hygiene is a challenge for the women across Africa who lack access to sanitary products. Read more

  • Article: 4 Reasons Water and Sanitation are a Gender Issue
    Water & Sanitation

    4 Reasons Water and Sanitation are a Gender Issue

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 17, 2017

    Women are more at risk than men. Read more