#Tampons

  • 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: 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: There's a 'Deliveroo' for Tampons and Contraceptives in East Africa
    Water & Sanitation

    There's a 'Deliveroo' for Tampons and Contraceptives in East Africa

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Carmen Singer|Jan. 17, 2019

    UK aid helped kickstart the "femtech" firm to fight menstrual and sexual health stigma. Read more

  • Article: Brighton Is the First Premier League Football Club to Give Free Sanitary Products to Fans
    Water & Sanitation

    Brighton Is the First Premier League Football Club to Give Free Sanitary Products to Fans

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 30, 2018

    Period poverty affects 1 in 10 girls in the UK — and football fans are no different. Read more

  • Article: Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason
    Environment

    Sanitary Bins Could Be Arriving in Men's Toilets in the UK for a Great Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 14, 2018

    It's a bit rubbish men don't get bins already. Read more

  • Article: Here's Why You Should Never Flush Tampons Down the Toilet
    Environment

    Here's Why You Should Never Flush Tampons Down the Toilet

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|July 9, 2018

    Around half of women don’t realise it’s a problem. Read more

  • Article: This MP Just Made History by Telling House of Commons She's on Her Period
    Water & Sanitation

    This MP Just Made History by Telling House of Commons She's on Her Period

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 29, 2018

    She did it to highlight a really important problem. Read more