South Africa’s move to combat “period poverty”



October 26, 2018 4:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

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So-called “period poverty” is increasingly understood as a major problem. It refers to girls who cannot afford sanitary products and end up missing days off school as a result. Pressure is now rising on governments to lift the tampon tax. South Africa”s government has just done that. Some belief that more should be done.

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