Reaching out private schools in Kathmandu, Nepal and conducing an awareness session for students and teachers on understand what menstruation is, breaking the silence on menstruation, introducing them to various options to manage their menstruation and safe disposal/ re-usable methods.
Yo SHAN will be using #ibleedirule and developing social media posts align with 28th May menstrual hygiene day theme. The posts will initiate a discussion about menstrual and ending stigma around menstruation. We will also have content in Nepali. Memes, GIF, animations will be created to reach maximum youth.
Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum will be using this month to document and share different stories on menstrual hygiene management through new media. This will be done through podcasts, videos, comic stories which will all highlight the different issues that girls go through during menstruation. In order to ensure a holistic approach to advocating […]
Organisation: Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum
Since October 2018, Thrive Networks/East Meets West Foundation (EMWF) in Cambodia has partnered with the Commune Committee for Women and Children (CCWC)s to conduct Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) sessions to women and girls in Prey Veng Province, Cambodia. To date, 1,126 women and girls have been trained on menstrual health and hygiene and also been […]
Organisation: Thrive Networks/East Meets West Foundation
Pro Mujer in Argentina (PMA) developed the program called Creating Menstrual Awareness: Destigmatizing Periods in Low-Income Communities for Women and Girls in Argentina in order to destigmatize menstruation in low-income communities in Argentina. This 6-month advocacy and communications campaign empower 14,000 low-income women with vital menstrual health and management information through intimate workshop settings in […]
We are driving between Mumbai to Ganpatipule to Goa and back as part of Times Women’s Drive. Our car is decorated with logos and things to create awareness regarding mensuration and the need to normalize it. We will also be distributing sanitary napkins, cookies, and water to women in paper bags that speak of menstrual […]
On the occasion of International Menstrual Hygiene Day, HER Pakistan hosted an event to celebrate the power of menstruation. The screening of Oscar-winning documentary “Period. End of Sentence.” was followed by a discussion on Menstrual Hygiene situation in Pakistan. The audience had a great time sharing experiences and ideas to create a safe and healthy […]
A MoonBee is like your grandmother’s sewing bee only we make washable, reusable menstrual management kits for girls in poor communities around the world. We also collect disposable menstrual products for donation to local shelters and food pantries.
Working with boys and girls Qaqamba Secondary School to deliver SRH lessons that emphasize knowledge on maturity of reproductive organs and the connection to pregnancy while highlighting the importance of menstrual hygiene