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Lavanya Gudelli from Hyderabad is bringing the change that she wished to see in the world. Here's how

Hyderabad-based Lavanya Gudelli also initiated a Changemaker's Club where youngsters meet and talk about burning issues once in three months 

Published on 2nd September 2019
Union Christian College

These Kochi students are collecting Rs 30 via GPay to buy pads, diapers for flood victims

The initiative was kickstarted by a few students of Union Christian College, Aluva. the napkins and diapers are sent to Nilambur

Published on 13th August 2019
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School students in Thiruvananthapuram can now get sanitary napkins for free 

The programme is being implemented jointly by KSWDC and HLL Lifecare Ltd which provides technical support

Published on 16th July 2019
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Here's how photographer Niraj Gera is urging the Prime Minister to provide free sanitary napkins to poor women

Niraj has come up with a photo series titled 'Sacred Stains', where he depicts the issues faced by menstruating women across the country
 

Published on 28th May 2019
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Meet the Ravenshaw University students who made a documentary on Baji Rout

The founder of Kahaniyaan Candid Cinema talks about their film club, their web series and their documentary on Baji Rout

Published on 17th April 2019
IIT Roorkee

IIT Roorkee's on-campus sanitary pad vending machines are striving to break the stereotypes on menstruation. Here's how

HASI for girls initiative is a part of IIT Roorkee Cognizance, which is the annual tech fest that is conducted by the institute

Published on 8th March 2019
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From eve-teasing to cyberbullying, how Vijayawada's Vasavya Mahila Mandali can help

Vasavya Mahila Mandali has been working with and for women for 50 years now and continues to do so to build a more equal society

Published on 6th March 2019
Riva Padman Sanitary Napkins

Inspired by Akshay Kumar's Padman, this Indian teen from Dubai donated sanitary pads to 250 girls

Riva had discussed the idea with Konkan Graduate's MLC Niranjan Davkhare when he visited Duabi and he had encouraged her to take it forward

Published on 3rd December 2018
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Girls in Uttarakhand village forced to skip school during menstruation as temple is in the way

Locals at the Rautgara village believe that if these girls pass through the route during their periods, the holy temples will get desecrated

Published on 29th November 2018
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Here is how Spurthi Kolipaka found her calling in women empowerment

Secunderabad-born Kolipaka works in the areas of menstrual hygiene, sanitation, hygiene and more in Telangana 

Published on 19th October 2018
Sanitation in School

UN report says that India made rapid progress in increasing access to sanitation in schools

The annual report is produced by the World Health Organization/UN Children's Fund Joint Monitoring Programme which monitors global progress on drinking water, sanitation and hygiene

Published on 3rd September 2018
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These toilets in Karnataka's government schools are keeping girls from dropping out

It is true that girls also have rights to education. But, lack of toilets in Government schools has led to absenteeism. Reaching Hand is trying to cover it up by building toilets for girls

Published on 24th August 2018
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'Men need to start talking about menstrual hygiene. Period!' believes Urmila Chanam

A bike rally will be held at India Gate in Delhi to bring changes in the policy for rural India about menstrual hygiene

Published on 5th August 2018
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This 24-year-old Kerala engineer is campaigning for better menstrual hygiene for Tilonia women

Dhilsha Jubair, an SBI Youth Fellow is raising funds to provide eco friendly and affordable sanitary napkins to the women in Tilonia in Rajasthan

Published on 30th July 2018
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GST removal on pads isn't a big deal. Let's focus on the real bleeding issues

While we were busy campaigning for removing the GST on sanitary napkins, did we forget the real issues related to menstruation?

Published on 24th July 2018

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