Menstrual Hygiene

Menstrual Hygiene

Sanitary Napkin Production Unit At Tihar Jail, A Hygienic And Empowering Gift To Female Inmates On Women’s Day
Delhi Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special

Sanitary Napkin Production Unit At Tihar Jail, A Hygienic And Empowering Gift To Female Inmates On Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, a sanitary pad manufacturing unit was launched at Jail number 6 of Tihar Jail in Delhi, for the production of low cost, biodegradable sanitary pads ...
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Menstrual Hygiene Women's Day Special

Period. End Of Sentence’: “It’s Been A Revolution”, Says The Oscar Winning Producer Guneet Monga In An Interview From Los Angeles

The short film, ‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ backed by Indian producer Guneet Monga's Sikhya Entertainment, is the story of women of Uttar Pradesh’s Kathikera village who fight against all odds to ensure menstrual equality, meaning access to menstrual hygiene for all, in their village ...
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Flying High: Rural India's Pad-Women Bringing Bottom-Up Change Feature In Oscar-Winning Documentary
Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special

Flying High: Rural India’s Pad-Women Bringing Bottom-Up Change Feature In Oscar-Winning Documentary

In January 2017, a low-cost machine invented by social entrepreneur Arunachalam Muruganantham, popularly known as 'Pad Man', was set up in the village to produce sanitary napkins which started the conversation around menstruation ...
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If We Can Do It, Then Any Girl In The World Can Do It: Sneha, Suman Of 'Period. End Of Sentence' Gets Rousing Welcome
Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special

If We Can Do It, Then Any Girl In The World Can Do It: Sneha, Suman Of ‘Period. End Of Sentence’ Gets Rousing Welcome

"Menstruation is not a disease, it’s a procedure. If we talk about this openly then we can make lives of women safe in the coming days," said Suman, featured in India-based documentary 'Period. End of Sentence' ...
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Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special

Period. End Of Sentence. : Uttar Pradesh’s Kathikera Village Celebrates The Victory Of ‘Daughters’ At The Academy Awards

The 26-minute Oscar award winning documentary is produced by Guneet Monga and follows a group of women in Hapur, Uttar Pradesh who lead a quiet revolution as they fight against the stigma of menstruation ...
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My 'PadBank’ in Bareilly is distributing free sanitary pads to women
Menstrual Hygiene

26-Year-Old Man In Bareilly Is Breaking The Period Taboo With A Sanitary Napkin Bank

26-year-old Chitransh Saxena from Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, started a PadBank in June 2018. 148 girls in the city are getting free sanitary pads every month from the bank ...
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Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special

Producer Hopes Indian Government Uses Oscar Winner ‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ To Educate Masses On Menstruation

Guneet Monga, producer of the Oscar winner documentary ‘Period. End of Sentence.’ Feels a shift or change will happen when the education ministry will get involved and take the film to every school and college ...
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8 Sanitary Napkins For Just Rs 5? Maharashtra Makes Low Cost Pads A Reality For Rural Women
Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special

Odisha Government Approves Rs 466 Crore For ‘Khushi’ Scheme To Provide Free Sanitary Pads

Odisha Government approves a fund of Rs 466 crore for Khushi scheme that will be providing free sanitary pads to government and non-government-aided school across the state and benefit approximately 17 lakh girls ...
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Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special

India-Set Documentary About Menstruation, ‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ Grabs An Oscar At The 91st Academy Awards

The short film, ‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ backed by Indian producer Guneet Monga's Sikhya Entertainment, is the story of women of UP’s Kathikera village who produce sanitary napkins in a community where the stigma associated with menstruation runs high ...
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23 million girls in India drop out of school annually due to unavailability of sanitary napkins
Gujarat Menstrual Hygiene

Girls To Get Sanitary Pads In Over 100 Government Schools Of Vadodara

104 government-run schools in Vadodara, Gujarat will get sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators for free to promote menstrual hygiene among adolescent girls ...
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Three Pink toilets have been installed in Hyderabad
Menstrual Hygiene

In A First For Hyderabad, City Launches Three Pink Toilets With Menstrual Hygiene Management Facilities

Hyderabad has launched three pink toilets with sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators to give women access to menstrual hygiene facilities ...
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Menstrual Hygiene West Bengal

West Bengal’s Nadia Is Educating School Students About Menstrual Hygiene Management With One Of A Kind Initiative

Pink Flag movement in Nadia, West Bengal, teaches adolescent girls about menstruation through interactive activities like quiz, storytelling, essay competitions among others ...
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