Why is bleeding a luxury? Ending stigma around Menstruation

Menstruation. Wait! Don’t click exit just yet.

Why is there such a fuss about periods? Menstruation is something natural, something we all know about, but it’s not a topic talked about easily or often. That’s why we decided to shed light on the stigma around periods and its global consequences for women and girls. Not everybody with a monthly period identifies as female though, and we want to be clear it’s not our bodies that define our gender. For this reason, not only women can have periods. As an international organization, we are lucky to work with people from around the world, and so we took the chance to ask them what their cultures associate with periods.

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By | 2018-03-29T08:14:46+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Uncategorized, Youth|