Women & Girls


International Women’s Day 2021

Are you ready? March 8th is International Day of the Woman (IWD): one day to celebrate the achievements of women around the world…

The Fight Against Female Genital Cutting

Around the world, women and girls face constant threats to their health, safety and dignity. Days for Girls specializes in mitigating…

The Shadow Pandemic

Guest Post By: Elizabeth Titus There is a “shadow pandemic” in the wake of COVID-19 that poses a major risk for…

How Menstrual Health Impacts Education

  How does Menstrual Health & Hygiene (MHH) influence girls’ ability to succeed? One major way is through its impact on…

International Day Of The Girl Recap

Thank you to everyone who helped Days for Girls celebrate International Day Of The Girl this month! This was a truly…

Fighting Menstrual Shame In Kenya

(Trigger Warning: this post discusses suicide and self-harm) On September 6th, 2020, Days for Girls Bomet Enterprise organized an event to…

Elevating Local Leadership In Cambodia

Project G: Youth For Menstrual Equity Heng Ry sits comfortably at the head of the classroom at Streth Secondary School in…

Photo Essay: Manyatta, Kenya Distribution

Photographer Laurie Nowling recently distributed DfG Kits in Kenya. This is her incredible story. In February of 2019, I was introduced…

Creating Pathways Through Film

Award winning video journalist and filmmaker Tania Safi and video assist Rachelle Hair recently spent two days with DfG Lebanon learning…

Postpartum bleeding + FAME Africa

Over the years, Days for Girls has learned that our DfG Heavy Flow Kit works not only to help women and…