Irise International

  1. Education
    It’s time to talk about periods.

    Irise International works to support the education and empowerment of women and girls in East Africa through addressing the neglected…

  2. Menstruation
    Confused about Periods? You are not alone

    Irise International works to support the education and empowerment of women and girls in East Africa through addressing the neglected…

  3. Menstruation
    Why taxing tampons is bad for the world

    Irise International works to support the education and empowerment of women and girls in East Africa through addressing the neglected…

  4. Health
    Why Plan UK is Shouting Loud and Proud about Menstruation

    Written for Irise by Cathy Stephen – WASH Advisor at Plan UK. How many nicknames do you know for a women’s time…

  5. Menstruation
    Nakame’s tales

    Written by Rose  I loved Wednesday lessons.Every Wednesday, Pilawo ( brown rice) was offered  for lunch at my high school.…

  6. Menstruation
    Breaking the Silence

    Written by Amelia Savell-Boss I have been volunteering with Friends of Irise since 2013 and it only occurred to me…