Menstrual Friendly Schools

  87.5 million adolescent girls in India currently attend school. According to AC, Neilsen, as many as 30%

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71% of adolescent girls in India are completely unprepared for their first period – they normally do not

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Our commitment is to singularly focus and work towards making menstruation a non-issue in India. We want to

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These men are fighting menstruation taboos in India—and helping women leave ...

Quartz - 2 days ago
In a country where millions of women still do not use sanitary napkins, May 28—or Menstrual Hygiene Day—is a good reminder of the regressive attitude that still exists towards a normal female...

Menstruation stigma is a form of misogyny

Al Jazeera America - 2 days ago
When I first got my period, I was in the bathroom of a supermarket. An awkward 12-year-old, I looked down at my underwear and was horrified and confused. Though I knew that I was menstruating, I...

Things women don't know about menstruation

Times of India - 2 days ago
A British NGO called Water Aid that released a spoof ad for Manpons (a take on manly tampons) that asks if the world would be more open to talking about menstruation if men were directly affected by...

The inability to manage menstrual health results in more gender inequality and ...

DAWN.com (blog) - 2 days ago
We have a lot of days related to women on the calendar, but May 28th is one that I hadn't heard about before: Global Menstrual Hygiene Day. I was alerted to this by Irise International, an NGO...

Ginnie Graham: Menstruation is a cycle of life, so let's talk about it

Tulsa World (blog) - 2 days ago
130 million of India's households lack toilets, leaving women and girls with challenges in hygienically managing their menstruation in private. Only 53 percent of the public schools in India have...

Menstruation Matters: That's the Bottom Line

Huffington Post UK - 2 days ago
Through innovative projects such as these, Plan is committed to breaking the stigma around menstruation. It remains a topic that is grossly underfunded and often left off the global agenda despite...

No Taxation With Menstruation: Canada Removes Tampon Tax

The Libertarian Republic - 20 hours ago
As of July 1 this year in Canada, feminine hygiene products will no longer have a federal goods and services tax. Three months ago, the No Tax on Tampons campaign was launched and sponsored by the...

Period detail: A history of menstruation in 15 fascinating facts

Metro - 1 week ago
But, before the 19th Century, doctors didn't realise periods were even linked to ovulation. They thought women needed to bleed to cool their emotional, hysterical natures. Other menstruation...

Abstract Macro Photos of Menstrual Blood Capture the Beauty of Life

PetaPixel (blog) - 2 weeks ago
“The cup is a much more 'hands-on' approach to menstruation management so my relationship with my body began changing immediately following the first use,” Lewis tells the Huffington...

#IfMenHadPeriods Campaign Launches To Raise Awareness Of Menstruation ...

Huffington Post UK - 3 days ago
The results from the survey revealed that a whopping 70% of women believe that stigma surrounding periods would be overcome if men had a monthly menstrual cycle. Additionally, half of respondents...

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