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Period poverty in the time of a pandemic

For the past five months, sanitary napkins have not reached many remote villages, forcing girls to go back to using unhygienic methods. Period poverty in the time of a pandemic
In an effort to improve access to sanitary pads, mentors have been assigned to not only tutor girls, but also to teach them to make reusable, and hygienic sanitary napkins. Photo courtesy: VSO Nepal
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Elisha Shrestha
Published at : September 2, 2020
Updated at : September 2, 2020 08:33
Kathmandu

Elisha Shrestha

Elisha Shrestha is a reporter covering social justice issues for The Kathmandu Post.


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