“Menstruation is not private business, it is everyone’s business”

GRASSROOTS: Activist Radha Poudel has spent her career working for dignified menstruation. enstruation in Nepal has become synonymous with chhaupadi, the tradition of banishing women to cowsheds for five days during their periods. The practice is infamous in western Nepal — where another segregated woman died in Achham district this week — but the belief … Continue reading “Menstruation is not private business, it is everyone’s business”