International Affairs
1 April 2015 , Volume 71, Number 2

The stigma around menstruation puts India’s adolescents at risk


Madhumita Das is a Senior Technical Specialist on Men and Masculinities and Anne Stangl is a Senior Behavioural Scientist with a focus on stigma and discrimination, both at the International Centre for Research on Women


The low-cost safe cotton sanitary towels which were developed for use in rural areas. Photo: AFP/Getty Images

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