Essentials for women and girls Health and wellbeing
Meeting the hygiene needs of all adolescent girls is a fundamental issue of human rights, dignity & public health. (Sanjay Wijesekera, former UNICEF chief of water, sanitation and hygiene) 77% of women and girls in Bangladesh do not use appropriate menstrual hygiene products. (world bank, 2019)
Menstrual hygiene awareness sessions and Dignity Boxes distribution at high schools and community hubs. Each box will contain annual supply of reusable sanitary pads and other hygiene products.
Countries: Uganda Kenya Bangladesh
Donation type: Zakah | Sadaqah | Lillah