SPLASH

Menstrual Hygiene Management in Schools: Let’s talk about it

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This toolkit was designed provides practical advice, activities and games to carry out MHM programmes and interventions in schools.

Organisation Location

Zambia

Intervention Location

Zambia

Programme Approach

Curriculum/Training

Description

This toolkit was designed to help teachers, school health and nutrition (SHN) coordinators, and other school personnel in Zambian primary schools to carry out MHM programs or activities in their school. It is organized into three sections:  basic information about puberty, menstruation, and MHM. A checklist for schools to use to ensure that they have all the elements needed for a good MHM program. Interactive games and activities that will engage students to learn about MHM including an activity that shows students how they can make their own pads or sanitary towels