#Periods

  • Article: This Kenyan Woman Is Empowering Women & Girls to Make Their Own Menstrual Pads
    Water & Sanitation

    This Kenyan Woman Is Empowering Women & Girls to Make Their Own Menstrual Pads

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 10, 2018

    How do you work or go to school without period products? Read more

  • Article: Here's Why You Should Never Flush Tampons Down the Toilet
    Environment

    Here's Why You Should Never Flush Tampons Down the Toilet

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|July 9, 2018

    Around half of women don’t realise it’s a problem. 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: 11 Quotes on Why It's So Important to Unite and Say #SheIsEqual
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    11 Quotes on Why It's So Important to Unite and Say #SheIsEqual

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 6, 2018

    If you were looking for inspiration to fight the good fight, this is it. Read more

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

    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: This Woman's Menstrual Cup Mission Brought Her Face-to-Face with President Obama
    Water & Sanitation

    This Woman's Menstrual Cup Mission Brought Her Face-to-Face with President Obama

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 3, 2018

    Vanessa Paranjothy had the chance to talk about periods with the former president. Read more

  • 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