Posts tagged #womensrights
I Think I Am Going To Wear Red Today By Maya Shina

Most girls/women cannot continue their day normally, due to the price of sanitary products, they face major discrimination and stigmas as a result of taboos that still occur in the 21st century, that make them too ashamed to go to school, or they do not have access to adequate hygiene facilities. As a result, a 2016 UNESCO study across Sub Sharan African estimated that one in ten girls miss school during menstruation. This means that around 2 million girls miss 20% of school days per year. Just because of their period. 

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