African and Caribbean Association of Nunavut fundraises for territory’s girls – Nunatsiaq News
5 November, 2019
Access to tampons and pads “should not be a privilege or luxury but a basic right”
The African and Caribbean Association of Nunavut wants to help girls and women in the territory cover the high cost of buying the feminine hygiene products they need.
Access to these products, such as tampons and pads, “should not be a privilege or luxury but a basic right,” said the association, which has launched an online fundraising campaign to raise money to buy the menstrual products.
Called “Free Sanitary Pads for Nunavut School Girls,” the online campaign aims to raise funds to buy and distribute packs of menstrual products to schoolgirls across Nunavut.
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