Why are people who menstruate forced to spend at least R40 000 on sanitary products in their lifetime?
When ‘that time of the month’ comes, you don't have to reach for disposable tampons or pads.
A number of small studies have been conducted in African countries on the effect of menstruation on girls’ school attendance.
Private toilets and water to wash is a basic right for all school-going girls that must be realised
The Siyahluma Project Group, formed in Grahamstown, creates their own re-usable pads and works to tackle stigmas surrounding menstruation.