Advocacy


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,…

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…

Malawi Policy Win: When Communities Own Menstrual Health Solutions, Girls Benefit

In global health and development, NGOs often make the mistake of operating in a vacuum. We strive to have clear theories…

Advocacy Case Study: Menstrual Dignity for Students Toolkit

When it comes to menstrual health advocacy, Days for Girls believes in the power of unity – and learning from the…

The Days for Girls Podcast: My Top 5 Favorite Episodes!

Last week, we published the 25th episode of the Days for Girls Podcast!  It has been an absolute privilege to host…

MH Day Interview: CA Assemblymember Cristina Garcia

This February, California Assemblymember Cristina Garcia made state legislative history when she introduced the Menstrual Equity for All Act of 2021…

Menstrual Equity Interview with Rep. April Berg (D-WA)

This Menstrual Hygiene Day, DfG is shining a light on fierce women leaders paving the way for menstrual equity – and…