#Sanitary Health

  • Article: World's Longest Line of Sanitary Pads Aims to Destroy Period Stigma

    World's Longest Line of Sanitary Pads Aims to Destroy Period Stigma

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 15, 2019

    The sanitary pad installation sought to advance menstrual hygiene and women's health in India. Read more

  • Article: Women on Their Periods Are Being 'Left to Bleed in Cells' by Police

    Women on Their Periods Are Being 'Left to Bleed in Cells' by Police

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 4, 2018

    The failure to provide sanitary care could breach human rights law, according to a watchdog. Read more

  • Article: This Scottish Lawmaker Wants to Give Girls Free Pads and Tampons and End ‘Period Poverty’

    This Scottish Lawmaker Wants to Give Girls Free Pads and Tampons and End ‘Period Poverty’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 15, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Young women are missing class because they can’t afford sanitary products. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Becomes First Country to Offer Free Tampons to Low-Income Women

    Scotland Becomes First Country to Offer Free Tampons to Low-Income Women

    By Amber Haslam|July 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The six month-pilot scheme will help at least 1,000 women in Aberdeen. Read more

  • Article: The Tampon Tax Is Still a Thing, and It’s Funding an Anti-Abortion Group

    The Tampon Tax Is Still a Thing, and It’s Funding an Anti-Abortion Group

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Remember when we were told it was getting scrapped? Like, ages ago? It wasn’t. Read more

  • Article: India’s Ambitious Mission: A New, Sustainable, 'Smart' City by 2019

    India’s Ambitious Mission: A New, Sustainable, 'Smart' City by 2019

    By Luca Powell|Nov. 14, 2016

    The regional government is pushing for a utopic, tech-savvy city on the river Krishna. Read more