This is L. Project Update: Advancing MH in the US and Malawi

Thanks to our Impact Partner, This is L., Days for Girls International (DfG) is advancing menstrual equity by advocating for and…

Announcing the Second Wave of Menstrual Health Country Snapshots!

Earlier this year, Days for Girls International (DfG) – alongside WASH United and Irise Institute East Africa (IIEA) – announced the…

Starbucks Foundation Funding Facilitates Lasting MH Impact

In 2008, Mt.Elgon, a Kenyan district near the border of Uganda, experienced a devastating and prolonged civil political conflict that resulted…

The Boda Project in Rural Kenya

Inadequate menstrual health (MH) excludes a large number of women and girls in Kenya from equitable health, education and economic outcomes…

KHANA Joins the Days for Girls Family

Days for Girls International is excited to announce that KHANA is joining the Days for Girls family. Together we are expanding…

NEW RESOURCE! Menstrual Health Country Snapshots

It's no secret that sometimes advocacy work can feel painstakingly slow, like we may never achieve the changes we desire. At…

Ugandan Government Steps Closer to Implementing Their Menstrual Health & Hygiene Strategy

In April this year, the Ugandan government took an important step forward in advancing the country’s national strategy to eliminate menstrual…

Episode 040: Severina Lemachokoti on Female Genital Mutilation

Severina Lemachokoti is an outspoken advocate for gender equity and reducing FGM (Female Genital Mutilation). She is a sought-after women’s leader…

Episode 039: The Effects of Menstrual Health on School Attendance in Kenya with Karen Austrian

Karen Austrian is a director at the Population Council, where she leads the Council's Girl Innovation, Research and Learning Center: a…

Dismantling Menstrual Taboo by Empowering Female Entrepreneurs

Highlights from Days for Girls & Village Enterprise collaboration in Mt. Elgon, Kenya In 2019, Village Enterprise and Days for Girls…