Amnesty International Wits says the lack of sanitary products has a negative effect on the participation of women and girls in society.
A collaboration between Amnesty Wits and the South African Union of Jewish Students has sparked controversy on Twitter.
Girls are encouraged to speak openly about their periods in public spaces in order to break the stigma surrounding menstruation. (more…)
Amnesty International Wits is working on a plan for free pads on campus. (more…)
The Wits chapter of Amnesty International has relaunched their #WorthBleedingFor campaign indefinitely. (more…)
Management at Wits University are yet to respond to calls for free sanitary pads despite receiving a petition of over 3 000 signatures supporting the move.