Period Poverty

Latest Posts

  • Chhaupadi: Teenage girls in Nepal exiled to period huts during menstruation
    Life

    Teens in Nepal document the stigma surrounding periods

    “We are kept separately and not touched. I feel hated.”

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published
  • Life

    People need food banks now more than ever – here’s how you can help

    Sainsbury’s has launched shelf-edge labels to help shoppers easily identify the products that are most useful to food banks

    Posted by
    Natasha Preskey
    Published
  • Life

    These are the shocking stats around period poverty in the UK

    The issue is much closer to home than you may have thought

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  • Life

    The comedy night fighting period poverty one laugh at a time

    It's going to be bloody funny

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published
  • Image of someone sifting through a charity shop rail
    Life

    How to easily donate unused items to charity, from lipsticks to dresses

    Got a house full of good-quality clutter? Here’s how to find it a new home

    Posted by
    Moya Lothian-McLean
    Published
  • Long Reads

    Alesha Dixon has a simple, yet powerful, solution to period poverty

    137,000 girls in the UK are regularly missing school because they can’t afford sanitary protection. That needs to change

    Posted by
    Alesha Dixon
    Published
  • Visible Women

    From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Danielle Rowley: the women making waves this week

    Take note.

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
    Published
  • Life

    Female MP makes ground-breaking move by discussing her period in parliament

    Scottish Labour's Danielle Rowley got real about period poverty in a revolutionary way

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published
  • Life

    This London restaurant will let you swap tampons for cocktails

    Show your support for period poverty by getting sozzled

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published
  • Happy Place

    Finally, there's some good news about the tampon tax

    Don't get too excited - it's not still not been abolished

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published