• Across Africa MILIONS OF GIRLS MISS 5 DAYS OF SCHOOL PER MONTH because of their menstruation.
• Many girls DON’T KNOW THAT SANITARY PADS EVEN EXIST and use LEAVES, SAND or pieces of FOAM MATTRESSES to be able to go to school.
• Some girls DON’T OWN A PAIR OF UNDERWEAR.
• Girls FALL BEHIND in their LESSONS and also DROP OUT OF SCHOOL of school due to embarrassing moments and loss of dignity.
• THE ONLY ALTERNATIVE AFTER DROPPING OUT OF SCHOOL IS A YOUNG MARRIAGE AND PREGNANCY.