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Menstrual Hygiene, Human Rights, and Gender Equality – A Focus on the Global South

Menstrual Hygiene, Human Rights, and Gender Equality – A Focus on the Global South

Scholars and practitioners from the fields of human rights and water and sanitation will discuss menstrual hygiene from the perspective of gender equality on June 4th at the  21st Biennial Conference of the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research at The Center for Women’s Health and Human Rights, June 4-6, 2015, Suffolk University, Boston. Human Rights in the Private Sphere:...
Menstrual suppression, regulation and metaphors

Menstrual suppression, regulation and metaphors

Four takes on Fertility Control at the 21st Biennial Conference of the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research at The Center for Women’s Health and Human Rights, June 4-6, 2015, Suffolk University, Boston Image by Diana Álvarez Not A “Real” Period: Redefining Menstruation and Reconfiguring Birth Control Katie Ann Hasson, University of Southern California Menstruation, as a “natural” bodily process, seems...
How Menstrual Rights and Rites of Passage Support Menstrual Health and Reproductive Justice

How Menstrual Rights and Rites of Passage Support Menstrual Health and Reproductive Justice

Experience community vision sharing and explore the potential of ritual and ceremony in two workshops at the 21st Biennial Conference of the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research at The Center for Women’s Health and Human Rights, June 4-6, 2015, Suffolk University, Boston Bodystorm: A Menstrual Rights Embodied Visioning Council, June 5th Roxanne Partridge, MA, Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, PhD candidate-Pacifica...
Sustainable Cycles: Cross Country Activism and Menstrual Health Education on Bicycles

Sustainable Cycles: Cross Country Activism and Menstrual Health Education on Bicycles

Presenters Sarah Wilson, Ruby Gertz, Rosie Sheb’a, Rachel Horn, Olive Mugalian and Rachel Saudek will present the workshop Sustainable Cycles: Cross Country Activism and Education on Bicycles, at the 21st Biennial Conference of the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research at The Center for Women’s Health and Human Rights, June 4-6, 2015, Suffolk University Boston, USA. Read more about...
Widening the Cycle: A Menstrual Cycle & Reproductive Justice Art Show

Widening the Cycle: A Menstrual Cycle & Reproductive Justice Art Show

Guest Post by Jen Lewis The Lost Ones (2014); Artist: Nichole Speciale When I scroll through my library of menstruation-related media coverage, I’m truly impressed by the volume of articles and blogs being published. It’s amazing to see a human rights article about chaupadi practices in Nepal one day and a sexual wellness article about period sex the next. However,...
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