School menstrual hygiene management in Malawi: More than toilets

Abstract

This study identifies the needs and experiences of girls regarding menstruation. It draws upon participatory group workshops, a questionnaire and semi-structured interviews with school-age girls in Malawi to make various recommendations, including lessons about menstrual hygiene management (MHM), girl-friendly toilet designs, and the provision of suitable and cheap sanitary protection.

Citation

Piper Pillitteri, S. School menstrual hygiene management in Malawi: More than toilets. (2012) 25 pp.

School menstrual hygiene management in Malawi: More than toilets

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