Policy & Advocacy Thought Leadership

Days for Girls (DfG) provides thought leadership by sharing learnings from our stakeholders, from grassroots advocates to national leaders. Click below to explore panels, webinars, articles, and studies from DfG and our partners.

Washable Pad Acceptability Study

The South African Department of Women, Youth, and People with Disabilities commissioned MIET Africa to conduct a study on the acceptability of washable menstrual pads among school-aged girls. DfG partnered with MIET Africa, UNFPA South Africa, and Water Aid to procure DfG washable pads for the study. Learnings will inform efforts to include washable pads under the South Africa Sanitary Dignity Program, expanding product choice for students. Read more on our blog!