Sharing the “DigniTEA” across Australia

Share the Dignity (STD) is an Australian charity that provides homeless and at risk women with sanitary items so as to allow them a sense of dignity at a time when they need it most. It is run on an entirely voluntary basis, with approximately 450 “Sheroes” (and a few...

MHM Virtual Conference – Call for Abstracts

The 5th Annual Virtual Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Schools (WinS) Conference will focus on the many ways that girls’ voices are being captured and channeled into action on MHM in schools and in their lives more...

MHM landscape report global and 3 country analysis by FSG

  An Opportunity to Address Menstrual Health and Gender Equity (by Alexandra Geertz, Lakshmi Iyer, Perri Kasen, Francesca Mazzola, Kyle Peterson) This report examines the existing research linking menstrual health to broader outcomes around health, social norms,...

National MH Day event Kenya

Kenya’s National MH Day event was  observed in Chepseon Girls Secondary School in Kipkelion East Sub-county, Kericho County. The day began with activities and games for students and teachers from 42 schools who attended together with Community Health Volunteers...

Uganda’s MH Day celebration on 6 May

MH Day in Uganda was already celebrated on 6th May. It specifically called for fathers to pledge support to their wives, daughters and female members of the family and community. Dr. Yusuf Nsubuga, the Director of Basic Education at the Ministry of Education Science,...