Essays about: "Menstrual Hygiene Management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words Menstrual Hygiene Management.

  1. 1. Menstrual Hygiene Management and Agenda-Setting Theory: A case study of the ‘Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill (2019)’

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Zoë Quinney Smith; [2020]
    Keywords : Menstrual Hygiene Management; Agenda-Setting Theory; Period Poverty; Human rights; Stigma; Scotland;

    Abstract : Suitable Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) is necessary for the full enjoyment of human rights. In 2019, Scotland made history as the first country to take such a hands on approach to ensuring MHM, when it placed the ‘Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill (2019)’ on its political agenda. READ MORE

  2. 2. "We are not bad and we are not doing anything wrong" : exploring girls' menstrual inclusion in India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Patricha Jeppe Ottsen; [2020]
    Keywords : Menstrual Hygiene Management; Menstrual Inclusion; Menstrual Poverty; Women s Health; India; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In recent years, there has been a surge in research on menstrual poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa, and scholars are debating which interventions are the most appropriate. One of the leading theories is Civil Society Based Intervention which prescribes a mix of sanitary product-provision and menstrual education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Girls’ Right to Education - A study of what impact menstruation has on female school participation in Zimbabwe

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Annika Liwendahl; [2019]
    Keywords : education; menstrual cup; Zimbabwe; radical feminist theory; capability approach; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Educating girls has been argued to be a key contributor to a healthier and more affluent nation. Over the last years, poor menstrual hygiene management (MHM) possibilities for female students in low-income settings have been stressed to pose a major hinder for girls to access and complete their education. READ MORE

  4. 4. Washing and drying reusable sanitary pads

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Fanny Sundberg; Max Anderhell; [2019]
    Keywords : Reusable sanitary pad; microbial activity; handwashing; drying; Återanvändningsbar binda; mikrobiell aktivitet; handtvätt; torkning;

    Abstract : Period poverty is a problem mainly found in places characterized by poverty. The lack of means for women and girls to properly handle their menstruation is the essence of the problem. With a lack of both quantity and quality regarding water often being an issue in such places, the hygiene is a constant challenge. READ MORE

  5. 5. Getting the Bloody Work Done: Menstruating in the Workplace : A field study investigating how urban Ghanaian market women perceive menstruation to affect their working life

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Therese Karlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Menstruation; Menstrual hygiene management; Workplace environment; Work-life; Ghana;

    Abstract : During recent years the stigmatised phenomenon of menstruation has received increased attention, revealing various challenges faced by menstruating women and girls. The prevalence of these have shown to be particularly profound in low- and middle-income countries. READ MORE