"After warnings that the girls missed classes because they couldn't afford to buy feminine hygiene products before the Uk government free feminine hygiene products for elementary school students. "
"the Decision was taken on Tuesday and will take effect from next year."
"– Mensfattigdom should never be a barrier to education, " says Amika George, founder of the organization Free Periods for the Reuters news agency. "
"From 2020 all comprehensive school pupils free feminine care products, reports Reuters. "
"British pupils from middle school and up have been offered free of charge the feminine care since march of this year – and is now deciding on the british government to all elementary school students shall be given the same opportunity. "
"– After having spoken with parents, teachers and students, we are now expanding to more than 20,000 primary schools, so that all young people in all our schools receive the support they need, says the Uk's barnminister Nadhim Zahawi, according to Reuters."
"”One of the ten girls can not afford”"
"the Question received a lot of attention in the Uk after a survey conducted by Plan International UK. According to the had a of ten girls between 14 and 21 years, had not afford feminine hygiene products, and any time missed a day of school because of their menses. "
"It also showed that more than 40 per cent at some time been forced to make use of home-made feminine care products, such as toilet paper. "
"In march, it was decided also to offer grbjuda free tampons and other produce sanitary products at all state hospitals in the united kingdom, among others, after criticism that the men were offered free razors."
" this is fantastic news. Mensfattigdom should never be a barrier to education, " says Amika George, founder of the organization Free Period to Reuters. "