#Menstrual Hygiene Day

  • Article: This South African Taxi Driver Hands Out Sanitary Pads to His Passengers

    This South African Taxi Driver Hands Out Sanitary Pads to His Passengers

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 29, 2019

    An estimated 3.7 million girls and young women in South Africa can’t afford sanitary products. Read more

  • Article: Why Always Wants to Teach Girls and Boys About Puberty

    Why Always Wants to Teach Girls and Boys About Puberty

    From P&G|May 28, 2019

    Educating people about periods is the key to building confidence in young girls. Read more

  • Feature: How Global Citizens & Activists Spurred a Country to Improve Menstrual Health in Over 5,000 Schools
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    How Global Citizens & Activists Spurred a Country to Improve Menstrual Health in Over 5,000 Schools

    By Mbali KgameLerato Mogoatlhe  and  Imogen Calderwood|May 28, 2019

    Many students couldn't go to school during their periods. So Global Citizens took action. Read more

  • Article: Why Periods Are Keeping Girls Out of School — and How You Can Help
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    Why Periods Are Keeping Girls Out of School — and How You Can Help

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 30, 2018

    Investing in menstrual hygiene management (MHM) can help get girls back in school. Read more

  • Article: A New Magazine for Girls in Africa Teaches Everything from Menstrual Health to Women's Rights

    A New Magazine for Girls in Africa Teaches Everything from Menstrual Health to Women's Rights

    From ZanaAfrica|May 24, 2017

    Each issue aims to answer real questions girls have about their bodies. Read more

  • Article: The 2030 Agenda: What role does menstrual hygiene play?

    The 2030 Agenda: What role does menstrual hygiene play?

    From Girl Up Initiative Uganda |June 6, 2016

    Menstruation is a normal process, but it's still greatly stigmatized! #MenstruationMatters Read more

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    10 most awkward #PeriodDramas as told by your favorite literary heroines

    By Meghan Werft|WaterAid |May 27, 2016

    Literally, Aunt Flo is here. Read more

  • Article: Girls in Nepal photograph menstrual taboos affecting their lives

    Girls in Nepal photograph menstrual taboos affecting their lives

    By Garima Bakshi|WaterAid |May 26, 2016

    7 menstruation myths in Nepal. Read more