Menstrual Hygiene Day (MH Day) is noticed on Could 28 every year internationally. The day highlights the significance of menstrual care and raises consciousness concerning the social points confronted by ladies throughout menstruation and those that do not have entry to sanitary merchandise.
The Menstrual Hygiene Day was first created in 2013 by the German non-profit WASH United. It was globally celebrated in 2014 and has grown since then.
For the final three years, the World Menstrual Hygiene Day motion has known as for motion and funding in menstrual well being and hygiene utilizing the hashtag #ItsTimeForAction.
The Menstrual Hygiene Day goals to carry collectively the voices and actions of non-profit, authorities businesses, people and the media to advertise good menstrual well being and hygiene for everybody world wide.
The day goals to interrupt the silence, elevate consciousness and alter the detrimental social norms round menstrual well being and hygiene.
The day gives a chance to interact decision-makers and improve the political precedence to catalyse motion for menstrual well being and hygiene at international, nationwide, and native ranges.
This 12 months’s theme
“To create a world the place no ladies or lady is held again as a result of they menstruate, by 2030” is the theme of the World Menstrual Hygiene Day 2022.
“This implies a world the place each lady or ladies is empowered to handle her menstruation safely, hygienically, with confidence and with out disgrace,” the official web site stated.
The imaginative and prescient is to create a world the place:
The 2022 marketing campaign will use the #WeAreCommitted hashtag. It is going to be utilized by organisations internationally to publicly announce what they’re dedicated to contribute to the overreaching aim and set an instance for others to comply with.
(Edited by : Sudarsanan Mani)