News & Media

In the News

An overview of some of the press coverage that AFRIpads and our work received over the recent years

The Irish Times

'Menstrual pads help Ugandan women journey out of stigma'

The Globe and Mail

'This simple Canadian product helps African girls stay in school'


"You cannot imagine how difficult it is for these girls"


'NewsBeat rapping about AFRIpads'


‘5 amazing companies working in Menstrual Hygiene’

The Guardian

‘We need to talk about periods: why is menstruation still holding girls back’

The Huffington Post

‘Menstruation matters: that’s the bottom line’


‘Proper sanitary pads are keeping girls in school’

The Huffington Post

‘Start-up hubs multiply in East Africa’

Vanity Fair

‘World Toilet Day’ - Italian


Keeping girls in school is this start up’s mission

The Independent Magazine

Involve your boys in girl’s sexuality


‘Helping women through clean water and sanitation’

New Vision

‘AFRIpads; removing bloody barrier to girls education’

The Guardian

‘Simple ideas, big impact - in pictures’


‘Imagine using leaves because you can’t get feminine pads’

Daily Monitor

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