This two-part technical brief provides guidance on how to strengthen and operationalize the integration of MH in SRHR policies and programmes at global, regional, and national levels.
Menstrual Health in Africa: Update of the 2018 Rapid Review and Stocktaking Abstract
In May 2018, the UNFPA East and Southern Africa Regional Office (ESARO) convened the inaugural East and Southern Africa Menstrual Health Management (MHM) Symposium.This was the first time UNFPA in such a visible manner had addressed the issue of menstruation as an integral part of sexual and reproductive health and rights (building on the 1948...
Regional Comprehensive Sexuality Education Resource Package for Out of School Young People
The Regional Comprehensive Sexuality Education Resource Package for Out of School Young People was developed to age and developmentally relevant international standards as a comprehensive set of teaching and learning materials for flexible use in settings outside the formal classrooms of the education sector.
POSITION PAPER: Menstrual Health Management Lessons Learnt from COVID-19
This position paper was informed by lessons from various sources, specifically from the virtual dialogue organized by UNFPA, Days for Girls and the Menstrual Health Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic in Africa - What Have We Learnt?.
Guidance on Monitoring Menstrual Health and Hygiene
We are proud to share this new Guidance on Monitoring Menstrual Health and Hygiene by UNICEF, which we contributed to. The purpose of this guide is to support the development and/or improvement of Menstrual Health and Hygiene monitoring, by highlighting basic principles (including ethical considerations) and example questions to monitor the various elements of MHM....