The status of PHCs across Bangalore

In an attempt to understand the ground reality at PHCs and to explore working with them, we undertook visits to 64 PHCs across Bangalore and here is what we found. Report from 64 PHCs across Bangalore Number of PHCs visited: 59 (Data gathered from 64 PHCs) Total number of schools under the visited PHCs: Government, Corporation…

Menstrual Hygiene is not about Sanitary Napkins

When I started the Menstrual Hygiene awareness initiative 3 years ago, I assumed the answer to menstrual hygiene was distributing Sanitary Napkins. So we got donors and napkins and gave them for free in rural government schools. And then, we ran out of donors. And then, a small voice in my head asked me why…