#Period

  • Article: This South African Activist Wants to Make Sanitary Pads as Accessible as Condoms
    Water & Sanitation

    This South African Activist Wants to Make Sanitary Pads as Accessible as Condoms

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 14, 2018

    “I thought it was time to deconstruct the narrative and end the stigma.” Read more

  • Video: How This Kenyan Girl Refused to Let Period Stigma Hold Her Back
    PartnerGirls & Women

    How This Kenyan Girl Refused to Let Period Stigma Hold Her Back

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 11, 2018|P&G

    Today is International Day of the Girl Child, but millions of girls are still out of school. Read more

  • Article: Gina Rodriguez and Always Are Helping Girls Stay in School During Their Periods
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    Gina Rodriguez and Always Are Helping Girls Stay in School During Their Periods

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 9, 2018|P&G

    Always is helping to #EndPeriodPoverty by making period products available to girls in school. Read more

  • Article: These Canadian Women Sew Menstrual Pads for Girls in Developing Countries
    Water & Sanitation

    These Canadian Women Sew Menstrual Pads for Girls in Developing Countries

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 23, 2018

    Without access to items like sanitary pads, girls are often forced to miss school. Read more

  • Article: The Second-Largest State in India Just Took a Huge Step to Keep Girls in School
    Water & Sanitation

    The Second-Largest State in India Just Took a Huge Step to Keep Girls in School

    Nov. 2, 2017

    Menstrual health education is now mandatory. Read more

  • Article: Bill Aims to Make Tampons Free in California Low-Income District Schools
    Girls & Women

    Bill Aims to Make Tampons Free in California Low-Income District Schools

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Girls shouldn’t have to skip school or get sick because tampons are too expensive. Read more

  • Article: Indian Girl, 12, Kills Herself After Being Shamed for Having her Period
    Girls & Women

    Indian Girl, 12, Kills Herself After Being Shamed for Having her Period

    Sept. 1, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    She was allegedly made to show the stain to her classmates. Read more

  • Article: This Company in India Is Offering Paid Menstrual Leave, and Its Employees Are Loving It
    Girls & Women

    This Company in India Is Offering Paid Menstrual Leave, and Its Employees Are Loving It

    By Tess Sohngen|July 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The media company is one of the first in India to adopt the policy. Read more