Highlights from the 5th Virtual Conference MHM in WASH in Schools

The 5th Virtual conference on Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) for WASH in schools took place on 25th October 2016. The event was hosted by Unicef and Columbia University – Mailman School of Public Health. Here is a Storify that captures social media...

Keeping adolescent girls in Schools – MHM conveying India

National Consultations on Menstrual Hygiene Management – A milestone event in Delhi   The true importance of adolescent health for girls well-being, empowerment and for the future of India can not be stressed enough in a country with 1,2 chore adolescent...

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...