Menstrual hygiene matters - A resource for improving menstrual hygiene around the world

House, S., Mahon, T., Cavill, S. (2012)

Published in: 2012
Pages: 354

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wateraid

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House, S., Mahon, T., Cavill, S.

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The main purpose of this resource is to provide a comprehensive resource on menstrual hygiene that supports the development of context-specific Information for improving practices for women and girls in lower- and
middle-income countries.

This will be achieved through:

• Bringing together examples of good menstrual Hygiene practice from around the world, related to policies,
strategies, programmes and interventions, so that knowledge can be shared and adapted to different
contexts.

• Providing guidance on building the competence and confidence of WASH and other sector staff to start
engaging in menstrual hygiene and break the silence surrounding the issue.

• Encouraging increased engagement in advocacy on menstrual hygiene and encouraging relevant sectors to
collaborate for effective advocacy and implementation.

Content - Summary

The main purpose of this resource is to provide a comprehensive resource on menstrual hygiene that supports the development of context-specific Information for improving practices for women and girls in lower- and
middle-income countries.

This will be achieved through:

• Bringing together examples of good menstrual Hygiene practice from around the world, related to policies,
strategies, programmes and interventions, so that knowledge can be shared and adapted to different
contexts.

• Providing guidance on building the competence and confidence of WASH and other sector staff to start
engaging in menstrual hygiene and break the silence surrounding the issue.

• Encouraging increased engagement in advocacy on menstrual hygiene and encouraging relevant sectors to
collaborate for effective advocacy and implementation.

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House, S., Mahon, T., Cavill, S. (2012). Menstrual hygiene matters - A resource for improving menstrual hygiene around the world. wateraid

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