The Nightmare of Menstruation for Poor Girls
Fifteen-year-old Belinda* misses school every time she is going through her menstrual cycle, because apart from the dysmenorrhea (painful menstrual cramps), her grandmother cannot afford to buy sanitary wear.
A reusable sanitary pad with flaps and fasteners at the side. With access to these, many girls would not absent themselves from school during menstruation.
Nation, 3 June 2018
We marked the World Menstrual Hygiene Day on May 28. This year's theme was empowerment: Empowering women and girls through good menstrual hygiene, hence #NoMoreLimits. Read more »
Namibian, 30 May 2018
In a collective effort to draw attention on menstrual health and hygiene management, the Namibian government and the United Nations have hosted the first national commemoration of… Read more »