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2020, Eco Friendly Period, Education, Hygiene Products, Menstruation, OneMillionPads, Raising Awareness, Sanitary Pads, UN SDG's -

This is part 2 in our series of blogs about Saathi’s mission to make sanitary pads that are good for the body, community and environment. Read on to know more particularly about what period poverty exactly is, and what are the consequences of it!

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2020, Eco Friendly Period, Education, Hygiene Products, OneMillionPads, Raising Awareness, Sanitary Pads, UN SDG's -

Sanitary pads and global sustainability, everything is inextricably linked. This blog is a guide to what the United Nations SDGs are, how sanitary pads affect global sustainability, and what Saathi aims at achieving! 

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2020, Education, Raising Awareness -

Why do we give gifts on festivals and holidays? What makes it special to give or receive gifts?


Diwali in India is called the “festival of lights”, marked by the mythological return of Lord Ram to Ayodhya after his exile and victory over Raavan, the demon-king. This festival, spread over five days, symbolizes the spiritual "victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance".

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2020, Eco Friendly Period, Education, Menstruation -

Many women face uncomfortable symptoms during menstruation. Menstrual pain can be relieved by eating the right food. Do read ahead to find out what to eat and what not to eat during periods.

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2020, Careers, Innovation -

Hi! My name is Kayleigh, and I’m one of Saathi’s remote externs this summer. Specifically, I’m working on studying the environmental impact of Saathi’s plastic-free and biodegradable sanitary pads. I’m an Environmental Engineering major with a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies, and this fall, I’ll be a senior in college.

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