Find out which departments need to step up to make free pads a reality for people who menstruate.
Pontsho Pilane recently presented a proposal to Parliament to introduce free pads for poor people who menstruate. Here’s what she learned.
Why are people who menstruate forced to spend at least R40 000 on sanitary products in their lifetime?
Why the debate misses the very gendered point in a country where people with uteruses remain disproportionally affected by HIV.
Many people don’t know it exists, and those who do don’t feel that it is improving their lives.