Aisha a 42 year old woman was excited to mention that she had never learnt any skill all her life as she was married off early at the age of 14. Now, she feels empowered and confident.
Sarah, a female teacher, who received the menstrual kit confirmed that she now attends classes more often and teaches her students with more confidence.
Lilian’s elder sister, whom she was staying with, told her to use rags because she could not afford to buy her sanitary pads every month and also pay her school fees.
HAFAI’s work has been transformative for many women and girls in Nigeria. However, a lot of girls still stay out of school because they don’t have what they need to manage their menstruation. This amounts to days of lost school, work, and opportunity. We can change that, together.