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A New Campaign To Spread The Message Of Menstrual Hygiene Among 12,000 Telangana Students

Menstruation In India: New Campaign To Target 12,000 Telangana Students On Menstrual Hygiene
Menstrual Hygiene News Telangana
The Telangana menstrual hygiene campaign will be procuring sanitary napkins from local Self Help Group entrepreneurs for distributing these among students ...
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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
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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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Menstruation Matters: Social Media Celebrates Menstrual Hygiene Day With The #RedDotChallenge

The theme for Menstrual Hygiene Day 2019 is #ItsTimeForAction that calls for educating and informing boys and girls about safe menstrual hygiene management
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UNICEF’s initiative #RedDotChallenge aims at promoting menstrual hygiene and inspire everyone to talk about periods candidly ...
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‘Periods Are Normal’, On Menstrual Hygiene Day, Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, Radhika Apte And Manushi Chhillar Spread Awareness

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Bollywood actors Akshay Kumar, Radhika Apte, Twinkle Khanna along with Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar took to social media to spread awareness on the importance of safe menstruation on the occasion of Menstrual Hygiene Day ...
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Menstrual Hygiene Day Facts: Only 36 Percent Of The Women In India Use Sanitary Pads During Periods

May 28 is observed as Menstrual Hygiene Day globally
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May 28 is observed as Menstrual Hygiene Day globally, here are a look at some grim realities women have to deal with every month ...
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On This Menstrual Hygiene Day, Switch To These Low Cost And Eco-Friendly Sanitary Hygiene Alternates. Here’s Why

Menstrual Hygiene
On this Menstrual Hygiene Day, make a switch to eco-friendly sanitary pads. Here are some options ...
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Mission Menstrual Hygiene: Jharkhand’s ‘Garima Fauj’ Is Fighting Myths About Menstruation

Mission Menstrual Hygiene: Jharkhand’s 'Garima Fauj' Is Fighting Myths About Menstruation
Jharkhand Menstrual Hygiene News
Garima Abhiyan, a district-wide campaign launched by the district administration in Simdega district, Jharkhand - is counseling people to break the taboo associated with menstruation ...
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140 Police Stations In Mumbai To Get Sanitary Napkin Vending Machines To Empower Their Female Cops

The Smart Maitrin project has been initiated in collaboration with the NGO Maitrin and is the flagship mission of the MCP Mr. Barve
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About 140 police stations throughout Mumbai are set to receive sanitary napkin vending machines as part of the Mumbai Police welfare initiative ‘Smart Maitrin’ project ...
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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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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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