#Period Poverty

  • Article: Free Tampons in UK Schools Not Enough to End Period Poverty, Say British Charities
    Water & Sanitation

    Free Tampons in UK Schools Not Enough to End Period Poverty, Say British Charities

    March 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The British government just promised free sanitary products in secondary schools. Read more

  • Article: England's Secondary Schools Will Get Free Period Products. Here's What #FreePeriods Activists Think.
    Water & Sanitation

    England's Secondary Schools Will Get Free Period Products. Here's What #FreePeriods Activists Think.

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 11, 2019

    This is a huge win for the two-year #FreePeriods campaign. Read more

  • Article: Always Wants to End Period Poverty to Keep More Girls in School
    PartnerGirls & Women

    Always Wants to End Period Poverty to Keep More Girls in School

    By Joe McCarthy|March 8, 2019|P&G

    The brand continues its global campaign that has donated more than 30 million pads to girls in need. Read more

  • Article: UK Launches Global Fund to Help End Period Poverty by 2050
    Water & Sanitation

    UK Launches Global Fund to Help End Period Poverty by 2050

    March 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The government pledged to give 2 million pounds to organisations working to end period poverty. Read more

  • Article: Girls in Providence’s Public Schools Can Now Use Period Products for Free
    Girls & Women

    Girls in Providence’s Public Schools Can Now Use Period Products for Free

    By Sushmita Roy|Feb. 22, 2019

    One in 5 girls in the US have missed school because they couldn’t afford period products. Read more

  • Article: Buying Tampons for Staff and Constituents Just Got Easier on Capitol Hill
    Water & Sanitation

    Buying Tampons for Staff and Constituents Just Got Easier on Capitol Hill

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 15, 2019

    They can be conveniently purchased in the House’s office supply store. Read more

  • Article: 5 Valentine's Day Ideas That Make the World a Little Better Too
    Citizenship

    5 Valentine's Day Ideas That Make the World a Little Better Too

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 14, 2019

    From last-minute dates to the perfect feminist card — we’ve got you covered. Read more

  • Article: There’s Finally a Period Emoji
    Water & Sanitation

    There’s Finally a Period Emoji

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 6, 2019

    After a nearly two-year campaign, a blood drop is hitting keyboards soon. Read more