menstrual hygiene

A 21-year-old Uttarakhand woman who runs a sanitary napkin manufacturing unit

Princy conducted research in Dehradun and surrounding areas, and also formed small groups to inform women about the risks of not using a clean cloth during menstruation.

published on : 13th November 2022

‘One in 3 women victim of poor menstrual hygiene’

Although in recent times emphasis is being laid upon MHM during humanitarian crises, the essential components of complete MHM during an emergency remain out of focus, he said.

published on : 30th September 2022

The pad women of Nagaland

An IPS officer involves local women to spread awareness about menstrual hygiene in a remote Nagaland district, reports Prasanta Mazumdar

published on : 18th September 2022

Students from Karnataka on mission to create green sanitary pads

A group of Davanagere students is on a mission to produce sanitary napkins and diapers using areca husk to save the Earth

published on : 31st July 2022

Humara Bachpan observes Menstrual Hygiene Day

It was aimed at creating awareness on menstrual hygiene and myths related to menstruation.

published on : 29th May 2022

This café in Tiruchy serves information on menstrual hygiene

Preethi Damodaran, Project Director, MHM, Gramalaya, calls the café a safe and non-judgemental space that provides counselling to adolescent girls.

published on : 29th May 2022

Chennai Corporation school students to get free sanitary napkins under Nirbhaya Fund

The move is expected to benefit over 20,000 students of corporation’s schools’ total strength of 25,474 girls in classes VI-XII. 

published on : 21st March 2022