SWACHH MAHILA SWASTH MAHILA
Mahila Congress has initiated a campaign for helping women understand and access healthy menstrual practices and products through #SwachhMahilaSwasthMahila
In this Campaign, Mahila Congress teams at District level have started a collection/ distribution drive for sanitary napkins throughout India. Sanitary towels collected during this drive will be distributed amongst women living in slums and backward areas accompanied with a workshop on information and healthy habits related to the menstrual cycle and why they need to use Sanitary Pads.
The campaign started on 1st March 2018 with a Collection drive of STs in all districts.
On Women’s Day, 8th March, this week-long program culminated in an awareness workshop in slums and backward areas of all Districts which District Mahila Congress team conducted along with a healthcare specialist.
Going ahead, State and District Mahila Congress teams will continue the initiative in various innovative and possible manners.