It’s Time For Action. Period

Leading global development actors, philanthropists, and companies call for increased action and investment to ensure that women and girls are no longer limited because of their periods. by Thorsten Kiefer, the World Bank Water Global Practice, Procter & Gamble,...

A movie about periods wins the Oscar!

It was a  huge success to be already nominated and a even a bigger suprise that a movie about periods can win the Oscar! Period. End of Sentence won an Oscar  for the best short documentary. Congratulations to the  the Pad Project, a non-profit that advocates for...

Calling all young creative: D&AD New Blood Awards

Want to become one of the cool D&AD New Blood talents? And are you between 18 – 25 years old? Usually, the Award has nothing to do with blood, but this year it does! McKinsey Design x The Case For Her wants your creative ideas to remove the stigma around...

Nepal’s consultative workshop on MenstruAction

No time to rest: Ensuring every girl in Nepal can thrive on her period. On December 11 2018, the MHM Practitioners’ Alliance Nepal, in collaboration with the Federal Government of Germany through the GIZ coordinated ‘Support to the Health Sector Programme (S2HSP)’,...

MH Day 2018 #NoMoreLimits campaign won the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best content creators and producers on social media, and since  2017 they have a category for social good. The Social Good Shorty Awards have been to show  the positive impact brands, agencies and nonprofits can have on society.   WASH...

DEVEX Opinion : Menstrual hygiene management matters — period

By Thorsten Kiefer & Gerda Larsson // 22 November 2018 Originally released here: https://www.devex.com/news/opinion-menstrual-hygiene-management-matters-period-93852 Half the world menstruates for a significant part of their lives. 300 million women and girls have...

Managing menstruation for women and girls with disabilities

The 3rd December is  international day of persons with disabilities.  For this purpose, we release this blog post that summarizes how women and girls with disabilities might face challenges to manage their menstruation and menstrual hygiene, provides short...