#Period Poverty

  • Article: Scarlett Curtis: The Feminist Activist Behind 2019’s Biggest Non-Brexit Stories

    Scarlett Curtis: The Feminist Activist Behind 2019’s Biggest Non-Brexit Stories

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 5, 2019

    The 24-year-old talks to Global Citizen about fighting the patriarchy — and winning. Read more

  • Article: These Playing Cards Prove That Learning About Periods Can Be Fun

    These Playing Cards Prove That Learning About Periods Can Be Fun

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 3, 2019

    Hey Girls launched the My Period card game to bust harmful myths about the process. Read more

  • Article: What These 4 Inspiring Activists Had to Say About Ending Period Shame

    What These 4 Inspiring Activists Had to Say About Ending Period Shame

    By Sushmita Roy|March 22, 2019

    Period stigma and misconceptions can even impact women's access to medical care. Read more

  • Article: Michael Sheen Is Destroying Period Stigma With #Pads4Dads

    Michael Sheen Is Destroying Period Stigma With #Pads4Dads

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 19, 2019

    “Let’s not leave dads out of the bloody conversation.” Read more

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

    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.

    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

    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

    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