Updated Oct 02, 2018

Menstrual Hygiene Management Improvement in Achham: Empower the girls and women to manage their monthly period hygienically and with dignity

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Snapshot

Focus Areas:

Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)SEE LESS

Implemented In:

Nepal

NepalSEE LESS

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Innovation Description

Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) deficiency in rural Nepal due to lack of knowledge and local/religious traditions, girls/women are exposed during their menstruation to non-hygienic and unhealthy conditions (not allowed to stay at home, no access to proper toilet, water nor hygienic pads/products) and subject to social exclusion (not allowed to attend social events and missing school).MHM affects women/girls health, dignity and confidence, sustains gender inequality and challenges women rights

Milestones

Mar 2018
Funds RaisedVERIFIED
$72,819
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New Country
Nepal
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New Country
Nepal