Did you know, Roughly 20% of women in one South Asia country use disposable pads for their period. The rest use rags, ash, coconut husk, or just sit for a week. Women and girls may deal with infection, lose of productivity, and shame. Some drop out of school which only increases the cycle of poverty. Some miss work and cannot feed their families that week. You can make a diﬀerence in the life of a woman or girl by getting involved with the Women Helping Women Pad Project.
Want to join in? Save this to your To-dos or mark as Done.