Menstrual Hygiene

Menstrual Hygiene

Swachh Warrior: A Surat-Based Couple Is Making Sanitary Pads Using This Unusual Biodegradable Material

Swachh Warrior: A Surat-Based Couple Is Making Sanitary Pads Using This Unusual Biodegradable Material
Gujarat Menstrual Hygiene Swachh Warriors
Chirag and Hetal Virani from Surat are using one of the most common agro-waste in India as raw material to develop biodegradable sanitary napkins ...
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The All New Period Emoji Wants To Inspire Women And Girls To Talk Menstruation Freely

The All New Period Emoji Wants To Inspire Women And Girls To Talk Menstruation Freely
Menstrual Hygiene News
The idea of a period emoji was conceived by the UK based non-profit Plan Action, who ran a survey in 2017 in UK to find that shame and stigma still hinder conversations on menstruation ...
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Government Slashes Price Of Sanitary Pads Sold At Jan Aushadhi Stores To Rs. 1 From Rs 2.50 Per Pad

Government Slashes Price Of Sanitary Pads Sold At Jan Aushadhi Stores To Rs. 1 From Rs 2.50 Per Pad
Menstrual Hygiene News
In a bid to promote menstrual hygiene and make sanitary napkins affordable and accessible, the government reduced the price of Suvidha pads sold through 5,500 Jan Aushadhi Kendras across the country by 60 per cent ...
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Swasth Warrior: Let’s Talk Menstruation To Debunk Period Myths, Dr. Surbhi Singh From Sachhi Saheli’s Way

Swasth Warrior: Let’s Talk Menstruation To Debunk Period Myths, Dr. Surbhi Singh From Sachhi Saheli’s Way
Menstrual Hygiene Swasth India
Dr. Surbhi Singh felt that she needs to use her knowledge for greater good when quit her practice as a gynaecologist to start her NGO, today she’s every school kid in Delhi’s ‘Sachhi Saheli’  ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Arunachalam Muruganantham, The ‘Padman’ Has Revolutionised Menstrual Hygiene In India

Heroes Of Swachh India: Arunachalam Muruganantham, The ‘Padman’ Has Revolutionised Menstrual Hygiene In India
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India's real Padman, Arunachalam Muruganantham has not only revolutionised menstrual hygiene in India but also helped in normalising the way people perceive menstruation ...
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Indian Institute Of Technology Students Develop Products To Help Boost Woman Hygiene

Indian Institute Of Technology Students Develop Products To Help Boost Woman Hygiene
Menstrual Hygiene News
Indian Institute of Technology students are venturing to women hygiene sector with start-ups like Cleanse Right and Sanfe providing solutions for the same ...
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In A First, Central Reserve Police Force To Install Sanitary Pad Dispensers For Women Officers In Combat

In A First, Central Reserve Police Force To Install Sanitary Pad Dispensers For Women Officers
Menstrual Hygiene News
Funds have been sanctioned for Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to procure a total of 288 pad vending machines to improve menstrual hygiene among women personnel and also install incinerators to scientifically dispose of used sanitary napkins ...
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33-Year-Old Kashmiri Woman IAS Officer Spreads Awareness About Menstruation

33-Year-Old Kashmiri Woman IAS Officer Raises Awareness On Menstruation Among Young Girls
Jammu & Kashmir Menstrual Hygiene News
To increase awareness about menstruation and menstrual hygiene, Syed Sehrish Asgar, the first woman District Magistrate of Budgam in Jammu and Kashmir conducted an all-woman conclave and distributed incinerators and vending machines among girls from government schools of the district ...
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Meet Meghalaya’s 30-Year-Old Pad Woman Who Manufactures Eco-Friendly Sanitary Napkins

Meet Meghalaya’s 30-Year-Old Pad Woman Who Manufactures Eco-Friendly Sanitary Napkins
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Shaidalin Marbaniang, a member of a self-help group in Riangdo village in Meghalaya, launched her own brand of eco-friendly sanitary pads 'Syntu' after attending a workshop on menstrual hygiene organised by the Central government ...
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Menstrual Hygiene: Government’s Suvidha Sanitary Napkins See Zero Sales In Tripura, Manipur And Goa in 2019

Menstrual Hygiene: Government’s Suvidha Sanitary Napkins See Zero Sales In Tripura, Manipur And Goa in 2019
Menstrual Hygiene News
Dr. Shashi Tharoor sought a response from the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers (Department of Pharmaceuticals) over the sales and awareness status of the government’s Suvidha sanitary napkins ...
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Sanitary Napkins From Aquatic Weed? This School Team From Kerala Creates Low Cost, Biodegradable Pads

Sanitary Napkins From Aquatic Weed? This School Team From Kerala Creates Low Cost, Biodegradable Pads
Kerala Menstrual Hygiene Waste Warriors Of India
In a bid to reduce water hyacinth waste and provide a low cost, eco-friendly solution to conventional sanitary napkins, students from Kerala produce pads using water hyacinth ...
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Menstrual Hygiene Day: Mural Installed In Guwahati To Break The Silence Around Periods

The Menstrual Hygiene Day was initiated by a German organistion in 2013
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While unveiling the mural on the occasion of Menstrual Hygiene Day, Guwahati Municipal Corporation Commissioner Debeswar Malakar said that it is important to have sanitary pad vending machines installed in schools and public places ...
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