Advocacy


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…

Advancing Menstrual Health, Education and Economic Progress: A Comparative Study

A conservative estimate suggests that at least 500 million people globally lack adequate education, supplies, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) facilities,…

International Day of the Girl 2022: Get Involved!

International Day of the Girl is October 11, 2022, and we hope you’ll join us for the First Annual Power of…

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…

DfG Menstrual Health Teacher Training and Education in Cambodia

In 2019, Days for Girls began a strategic partnership with the Cambodian Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (MoEYS) with the…

Working Together We Accomplish More

Before COVID-19, menstrual health programs in Kenya were largely siloed, with many organizations working individually or in small cohorts. Now, coming…

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…

Locally Owned and Led Menstrual Health Enterprises

Uniquely Positioned to Drive Deep and Lasting Change Sumitra (name changed), 28 years old and married at 17, lives in a…

Days for Girls’ Menstrual Hygiene Day 2022 Commitment

This year’s Menstrual Hygiene (MH) Day theme is #WeAreCommitted. After several years of raising awareness and declaring that it is #TimeForAction,…