Blog: Addressing menstrual health in Bangladesh

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Blog: Addressing menstrual health in Bangladesh

Hi everyone, 

We've recently published this blog by Maisha Zaman which calls for consideration of menstrual health as a human right, not just a hygiene concern.

You can read the blog 'Addressing menstrual health in Bangladesh' in full here

Please do let us know if you have any questions or comments - we hope you find the blog useful. 

Thanks and best wishes, 

Alice
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Re: Blog: Addressing menstrual health in Bangladesh

Thanks you Alice,
I found this piece to be very informative and thought-provoking.  The author does an excellent job of bringing out the impact of focusing on blood at the cost of neglecting the range of effects of menstruation on everyday life. It is so important to get the language and the messaging right when dealing with taboo topics such as menstruation. 

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