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Diapers and rags: Lebanon crisis plunges wome into poverty.

The 45-year-old, who fled the war in Syria nine years ago, said she used to buy only the cheapest pads for herself and her three daughters, but they had become prohibitively expensive.”

WingWoman Lebanon: reusable plads combatting period poverty

“It all started when the women just did some really basic sewing classes,” said Pemberton. “It was more of a mental health thing. Get other women together chatting, and meeting each other.”

Mitigating period poverty among refugee women in Lebanon: how a local organisation is making a contribution - May 2023

“Through the experience of setting up this project, a critical insight is that when seeking to genuinely help others in a respectful and impactful manner, it is crucial to prioritize listening. By collaboratively acting on the ideas and feedback of those whom the project aims to serve, including their grievances and successes, tailored solutions that address their unique needs can be developed.”