Podcast: Addressing Menstrual Health

January 23, 2019 DailyDigest-DD—Aruna-2019-01-23

Dubbed the Tampon King and Menstrual Man, Arunachalam Muruganantham was cast out by his fellow villagers in India, who believed he had gone mad in his quest to produce an affordable napkin for his wife and other women. Now a documentary about him and his invention has been nominated for an Oscar.

On January 23rd 2019, ARROW’s executive director Sivananthi Thanenthiran was on BFM 89.9 to discuss the issues surrounding the provision of hygiene products for girls and women, and why we need to address menstrual health.

To listen to the podcast, click here: https://www.bfm.my/podcast/the-bigger-picture/the-daily-digest/addressing-menstrual-health

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