#Period Poverty

  • Article: These South African Women Are Using Menstruation Cups to Change the World
    Water & Sanitation

    These South African Women Are Using Menstruation Cups to Change the World

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Sept. 7, 2018

    In Africa, 1 in 10 girls are having their education interrupted because of their periods. Read more

  • Article: Brighton Is the First Premier League Football Club to Give Free Sanitary Products to Fans
    Water & Sanitation

    Brighton Is the First Premier League Football Club to Give Free Sanitary Products to Fans

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 30, 2018

    Period poverty affects 1 in 10 girls in the UK — and football fans are no different. Read more

  • Article: This Newspaper Ad Includes a Cut-Out Sanitary Pad
    Water & Sanitation

    This Newspaper Ad Includes a Cut-Out Sanitary Pad

    Aug. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Make your own sanitary pad! Read more

  • Article: This MP Just Made History by Telling House of Commons She's on Her Period
    Water & Sanitation

    This MP Just Made History by Telling House of Commons She's on Her Period

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 29, 2018

    She did it to highlight a really important problem. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Has a New Official Job With the Royal Foundation
    Citizenship

    Meghan Markle Has a New Official Job With the Royal Foundation

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 13, 2018

    The Duchess of Sussex wants to "hit the ground running." Read more

  • Article: Scotland Will Give Out Free Tampons to Low-Income Women
    Water & Sanitation

    Scotland Will Give Out Free Tampons to Low-Income Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 31, 2018

    A trial launched in Aberdeen last year has now been expanded to the whole country. Read more

  • Article: Girl Guides Across the UK Are Getting a 'Period Poverty' Badge
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    Girl Guides Across the UK Are Getting a 'Period Poverty' Badge

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 24, 2018

    It’s to show girls that periods aren’t something to be embarrassed about. Read more

  • Article: 5 Issues We Want Meghan Markle to Tackle as a Royal
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    5 Issues We Want Meghan Markle to Tackle as a Royal

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 17, 2018

    She has an amazing opportunity to help take on the world’s biggest problems. Read more