#Period Poverty

  • 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

  • Article: Period Poverty: Everything You Need to Know
    Water & Sanitation

    Period Poverty: Everything You Need to Know

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 5, 2019

    It is a global sanitation issue affecting boys and girls around the world. Read more

  • Article: The Shocking Problem Nearly 20% of American Girls Experience
    PartnerGirls & Women

    The Shocking Problem Nearly 20% of American Girls Experience

    By Sophie Maes  and  Gaëlle Langué|Feb. 5, 2019|P&G

    More than 500 million girls globally don’t have access to period products. Read more

  • Article: Activists Call on US Education Department to End Period Poverty in Schools
    Water & Sanitation

    Activists Call on US Education Department to End Period Poverty in Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 29, 2019

    They are demanding better menstrual hygiene education and free period supplies in school. Read more

  • Article: This Is How Your Tampon Tax Is Being Spent This Year — But Competition Is Far Too Fierce
    Girls & Women

    This Is How Your Tampon Tax Is Being Spent This Year — But Competition Is Far Too Fierce

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 24, 2019

    “This is such a critical area where more funding is needed.” Read more

  • Article: 9 Times Completely Fearless Women Took on the Law and Won
    Girls & Women

    9 Times Completely Fearless Women Took on the Law and Won

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 17, 2019

    Because we can all make change happen. Read more

  • Article: British Schoolgirl 'Scared' to Go to School on Her Period After Teachers Wouldn't Let Her Use the Loo
    Water & Sanitation

    British Schoolgirl 'Scared' to Go to School on Her Period After Teachers Wouldn't Let Her Use the Loo

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 15, 2019

    She was reportedly left bleeding through her clothes on two separate occasions. Read more