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Menstrual Hygiene

Menstruation Matters

Nadya Okamoto | Posted 11.28.2016 | Impact
Nadya Okamoto

When it comes to global development, in working to advance families and break the cycle of poverty, women's empowerment is the key--and a major obstac...

This Teen Is Bringing Menstrual Products To Homeless Women Around The World

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 11.23.2016 | Women

Nadya Okamoto was 15 years old when her mother lost her job and her family became legally homeless. In an instant, Okamoto’s life became nights couc...

Girls Take Photos Of Things They're Banned From Doing During Their Period

The Huffington Post | Sarah Grossman | Posted 06.10.2016 | Impact

The stigma around menstruation is real -- and in certain parts of the world, it stops girls from participating in daily activities, to the point of pu...

Students Get Free Menstrual Cups So They Don't Have To Miss School

The Huffington Post | Sarah Grossman | Posted 05.18.2016 | Impact

South Africa is tackling girls’ absenteeism during their periods with an innovative solution: giving out free menstrual cups. The Serithi campaign, ...

The Global Search for Education: Water

C. M. Rubin | Posted 05.21.2012 | Education
C. M. Rubin

World Water Day on March 22 is a day on which all global citizens should focus their attention on the importance of fresh water to sustainable development.