Periods no longer a shame

Periods no longer a shame

No more days of shame for young girls from the Slums of Mukuru who experienced degrading situations when they had their menstrual cycle. Now they learn when their period is coming. And an innovative idea of manufacturing reusable sanitary towels is coming to their rescue.

No pads, no school

Lack of sanitary pads means no school for many girls in Korogocho and other slums. They loose four days school every month during menstruation. Not affording the pad they stay home out of embarrassment. It leads to low self esteem and poor grades. So it is a good project to distribute pads among girls. Your reporter […]