If in a progressive society like ours there is so much shame about something that every woman goes through, you can probably imagine how big the challenge for women in developing countries must be. The taboo surrounding menstruation has serious consequences for the lives and development of these women.
On May 28, during Menstrual Hygiene Day, Simavi, Rutgers and WomenOnWings will create awareness about the situation of women in developing countries. Because only by being open about menstruation we will break the worldwide taboo and we go beyond shame.
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