#Menstruation Hut

  • Article: 12-Year-Old Girl Killed by Cyclone After Being Forced to Sleep in a Shed During Her First Period

    12-Year-Old Girl Killed by Cyclone After Being Forced to Sleep in a Shed During Her First Period

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Nov. 23, 2018

    A coconut tree crashed into the shed after Cyclone Gaja hit the state of Tamil Nadu in south India. Read more

  • Article: Yet Another Young Woman Died in a Menstrual Hut

    Yet Another Young Woman Died in a Menstrual Hut

    By David Brand|Jan. 10, 2018

    The ancient custom is dangerous. Read more

  • Article: Students in Malawi Are Making Reusable Pads to Fight Menstruation Stigma and Keep Girls in School

    Students in Malawi Are Making Reusable Pads to Fight Menstruation Stigma and Keep Girls in School

    By David Brand|Oct. 13, 2017

    Though these pads seem like a simple solution, they could have a huge impact. Read more

  • Article: Another Teen Girl in Nepal Dies During Stay in Menstruation Hut

    Another Teen Girl in Nepal Dies During Stay in Menstruation Hut

    By Colleen Curry|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 10, 2017

    Girls on their periods are forced to stay in dangerous, remote places. Read more

  • Article: Nepali Teen Dies in Menstruation Hut After Starting Fire to Stay Warm

    Nepali Teen Dies in Menstruation Hut After Starting Fire to Stay Warm

    By Colleen Curry|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Dec. 21, 2016

    The practice of “menstrual huts” remains dangerously prolific. Read more

  • Article: Young Woman Dies in Menstruation Hut in Nepal

    Young Woman Dies in Menstruation Hut in Nepal

    By Sydney Denmark|Dec. 2, 2016

    Her tragic death might be the push Nepal needs to eliminate this practice. Read more