#Periods

  • Article: This Woman’s Crafty Invention Is Keeping Menstruating Girls in School
    Girls & Women

    This Woman’s Crafty Invention Is Keeping Menstruating Girls in School

    April 13, 2018

    MYperiodKIT provides necessary menstrual hygiene products at an affordable cost. Read more

  • Article: This Transgender Man Is the World’s First to Front a Campaign About Periods
    Girls & Women

    This Transgender Man Is the World’s First to Front a Campaign About Periods

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 16, 2018

    Kenny Jones is making history — and beating the stigma of periods. Read more

  • Article: Doctors Finally Acknowledge Period Pain Is as Painful as a 'Heart Attack’
    Water & Sanitation

    Doctors Finally Acknowledge Period Pain Is as Painful as a 'Heart Attack’

    By David Brand|Feb. 28, 2018

    It’s what women have been saying all along. Read more

  • Article: This Country Reportedly Banned a Romantic Comedy About Periods
    Girls & Women

    This Country Reportedly Banned a Romantic Comedy About Periods

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 12, 2018

    According to reports, the film was said to deal with “taboo” subjects. Read more

  • Article: 12 Pads Per Month? Arizona Legislature Will Vote on Restrictive Menstruation Rules
    Water & Sanitation

    12 Pads Per Month? Arizona Legislature Will Vote on Restrictive Menstruation Rules

    By David Brand|Feb. 7, 2018

    The committee will decide whether women deserve more than 12 pads per month. Read more

  • Article: Women on Their Periods Are Being 'Left to Bleed in Cells' by Police
    Water & Sanitation

    Women on Their Periods Are Being 'Left to Bleed in Cells' by Police

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 4, 2018

    The failure to provide sanitary care could breach human rights law, according to a watchdog. Read more

  • Article: These Libraries in Nigeria Are Helping Girls Learn by Giving Them Books — and Sanitary Pads
    Water & Sanitation

    These Libraries in Nigeria Are Helping Girls Learn by Giving Them Books — and Sanitary Pads

    By David Brand|Dec. 15, 2017

    A Global Citizen's 'WASH libraries' teach kids to read, wash their hands, and manage their periods. Read more

  • Article: Scotland’s Girl Guides Join the Fight to End Period Poverty Once and for All
    Girls & Women

    Scotland’s Girl Guides Join the Fight to End Period Poverty Once and for All

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 15, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Access to sanitary products is a “basic right.” Read more