#Menstruation taboo

  • Article: Another African Nation Just Promised Free Sanitary Pads to Help Girls Stay in School
    Girls & Women

    Another African Nation Just Promised Free Sanitary Pads to Help Girls Stay in School

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    One in 10 girls in sub-Saharan Africa misses school because of their period. Read more

  • Article: These Girls Are Sewing Re-Usable Period Pads to Keep Girls in School
    Girls & Women

    These Girls Are Sewing Re-Usable Period Pads to Keep Girls in School

    By Sarah Wood|May 26, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    This organisation is helping girls on their periods to stay in school. Read more

  • Article: Periods Are a Pain — But They Shouldn’t Stop a Girl’s Education in India
    ImpactGirls & Women

    Periods Are a Pain — But They Shouldn’t Stop a Girl’s Education in India

    By Sydney Denmark|Nov. 15, 2016

    But education and campaigns like #HappyToBleed are trying to change that. Read more

  • Article: Banished by Family During Their Period, Girls In Nepal Fight Back With Photos
    Water & Sanitation

    Banished by Family During Their Period, Girls In Nepal Fight Back With Photos

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 2, 2016|WaterAid

    A firsthand glimpse at how period superstitions impact the lives of girls in Nepal. Read more