#Period

  • Article: The Second-Largest State in India Just Took a Huge Step to Keep Girls in School
    Water & Sanitation

    The Second-Largest State in India Just Took a Huge Step to Keep Girls in School

    Nov. 2, 2017

    Menstrual health education is now mandatory. Read more

  • Article: Bill Aims to Make Tampons Free in California Low-Income District Schools
    Girls & Women

    Bill Aims to Make Tampons Free in California Low-Income District Schools

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Girls shouldn’t have to skip school or get sick because tampons are too expensive. Read more

  • Article: This Company in India Is Offering Paid Menstrual Leave, and Its Employees Are Loving It
    Girls & Women

    This Company in India Is Offering Paid Menstrual Leave, and Its Employees Are Loving It

    By Tess Sohngen|July 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The media company is one of the first in India to adopt the policy. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Campaigned to Keep Girls in School During Their Period. Now She’s Been Locked Up in Uganda.
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Campaigned to Keep Girls in School During Their Period. Now She’s Been Locked Up in Uganda.

    By Yosola Olorunshola|April 26, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She also described his wife as “empty-brained.” Read more

  • Article: What Keeps Girls in School? Toilets and Clean Water
    Water & Sanitation

    What Keeps Girls in School? Toilets and Clean Water

    Sept. 5, 2016|WaterAid

    Improving girls’ education means providing places to take care of basic daily hygiene needs. Read more

  • Video: How Banana Fibers in Rwanda Are Helping Girls With Their Periods
    Water & Sanitation

    How Banana Fibers in Rwanda Are Helping Girls With Their Periods

    Sept. 2, 2016|Johnson & Johnson

    Johnson & Johnson partnered with SHE Innovates to help solve a problem with locally-sourced bananas. 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

  • Article: 25 Challenges (Basically) Only Women Can Relate To
    Girls & Women

    25 Challenges (Basically) Only Women Can Relate To

    By Meghan Werft  and  Daniele Selby|July 22, 2016

    We got 99 problems, but being a woman ain’t one. Read more