Menstrual Hygiene

Menstrual Hygiene

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

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

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Menstrual Hygiene Women's Day Special
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

Flying High: Rural India's Pad-Women Bringing Bottom-Up Change Feature In Oscar-Winning Documentary
Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special
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

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

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Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special
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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26-Year-Old Man In Bareilly Is Breaking The Period Taboo With A Sanitary Napkin Bank

My 'PadBank’ in Bareilly is distributing free sanitary pads to women
Menstrual Hygiene
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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Producer Hopes Indian Government Uses Oscar Winner ‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ To Educate Masses On Menstruation

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Menstrual Hygiene News Women's Day Special
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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Odisha Government Approves Rs 466 Crore For ‘Khushi’ Scheme To Provide Free Sanitary Pads

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 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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How A Visit To Mumbai’s Landfill Inspired A 23-Year-Old To Embark On A Zero Waste Journey

T. Lalita from Mumbai has cut down her waste generation by 20 per cent
Waste Warriors Of India
From practising in-house composting, ditching plastic items to switching to a menstrual cup, here’s how T. Lalita from Mumbai is changing her lifestyle to manage waste at an individual level ...
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‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ Oscar Nominated Documentary Shows Rural India’s Culture Surrounding Menstruation

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The film, ‘Period. End Of Sentence’ shows the women of UP’s Kathikera village produce ‘Fly’ sanitary napkins despite the stigma and challenges associated with menstruation ...
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Girls To Get Sanitary Pads In Over 100 Government Schools Of Vadodara

23 million girls in India drop out of school annually due to unavailability of sanitary napkins
Gujarat Menstrual Hygiene
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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In A First For Hyderabad, City Launches Three Pink Toilets With Menstrual Hygiene Management Facilities

Three Pink toilets have been installed in Hyderabad
Menstrual Hygiene
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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