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  • Article: The New US Budget Didn't Just End the Shutdown — It Added Millions to Help the World's Most Vulnerable
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    The New US Budget Didn't Just End the Shutdown — It Added Millions to Help the World's Most Vulnerable

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 18, 2019

    The 2019 budget sees increases in foreign aid, but more needs to be done, advocates argue. 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: This Teen Wrote a Bill to End Period Poverty in Schools
    Water & Sanitation

    This Teen Wrote a Bill to End Period Poverty in Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 12, 2019

    Her state's senate will vote on free menstrual products in New Hampshire schools this week. Read more

  • Article: This Program Puts 'Menstrual Hygiene Warriors' in India's Schools
    Water & Sanitation

    This Program Puts 'Menstrual Hygiene Warriors' in India's Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 11, 2019

    “We can do all that we want to do during periods.” 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 Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 5, 2019

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

  • Article: This Organization Gave Federal Workers Period Products During the US Government Shutdown
    Girls & Women

    This Organization Gave Federal Workers Period Products During the US Government Shutdown

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 30, 2019

    They sent out three months' worth of menstrual products to those who couldn’t afford them. 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