#Menstrual Huts

  • Article: Nepal Will Give Cash Rewards to Women Who Refuse Deadly 'Menstrual Huts'

    Nepal Will Give Cash Rewards to Women Who Refuse Deadly 'Menstrual Huts'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 5, 2019

    The payment aims to break customs where women are banished to huts while on their periods. Read more

  • Article: Nepal Officials Reaffirm Goal to Destroy Deadly 'Period Huts'

    Nepal Officials Reaffirm Goal to Destroy Deadly 'Period Huts'

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Carmen Singer|Jan. 14, 2019

    Punishment for forcing women to live in poor conditions while menstruating is becoming more severe. Read more

  • Article: Menstruation Huts Are Illegal in Nepal, But Girls on Periods Are Still in Danger There

    Menstruation Huts Are Illegal in Nepal, But Girls on Periods Are Still in Danger There

    From CHIME FOR CHANGE and News Deeply|Aug. 17, 2017

    Activists say more work must be done to ensure “the law covers all discriminatory practices.” Read more

  • Article: Nepal Criminalizes Forcing Girls and Women Into Menstrual Huts During Their Period

    Nepal Criminalizes Forcing Girls and Women Into Menstrual Huts During Their Period

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 10, 2017

    Some believe menstruating girls and women bring bad luck to their communities. Read more