Although Malawi is technically a water-rich country, with about 20% of its area covered by surface water, many people lack access to clean water.
Menstrual hygiene management is the processes and resources surrounding menstruation, including the knowledge, products, and social norms associated with it. For many adolescent girls in Kenya, MHM is a serious and impactful issue.
The UN has officially stated that female genital cutting violates basic human rights. However, many communities continue to practice female genital cutting for social and cultural reasons.
Evie Friedbaum, Chloe Jensen