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Reflecting on menstrual hygiene: Committing to action #WeAreCommitted
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Politics and Society Reflecting on menstrual hygiene: Committing to action #WeAreCommitted

Despite it being a natural reproductive cycle, menstruation is still a basis for stigmatisation, abuse, exclusion, and shame. Additionally, period poverty and the inability to afford the menstrual products needed to manage health and hygiene with dignity, is not resolved in many parts of the world. Not even when a global pandemic exacerbated the situation.