"Rags to Pads" is a documentary short directed by Chithra Jeyaram, and tells the story of one man who wanted to give women in rural areas of India affordable access to sanitary pads. The wow factor of this doc: The man wanted to research sanitary napkins and actually WORE a sanitary pad to learn more about them.
The Indian Sanitary Pad Revolution -A school dropout from a poor family in southern India has revolutionised menstrual health for rural women in developing countries by inventing a simple machine they can use to make cheap sanitary pads.
88% of women in India do not have access to affordable sanitary pads. 5. Pays for an annual supply for one girl. http://ift.tt/1lclqIP DONATE NOW #smashshame #menstruationmatters #togetherweinspire #futureisfemale