FRESH Webinar: Menstrual Hygiene Management: Unique Experiences from the Philippines and Mexico - May 2019

  • What are the MHM interventions of the comprehensive WASH in School package, practices, and measures in the Philippines? 
  • How does the Philippines monitor MHM for quality assurance and recognize schools for their successful implementation?
  • How does menstrual hygiene and puberty education fit within the CHOICES Gender Transformative Curriculum in Mexico?
  • What are the challenges and opportunities for training teachers to deliver CHOICES and puberty sessions across schools in Mexico?

Learn more about the integration of MHM within the Philippines' Three Star Approach to WASH in Schools, and the integration of MHM in CHOICES within the #WeSeeEqual project in Mexico -  this May as FRESH partners commemorate Menstrual Hygiene Day 2019
 

Speakers:

  • Dr. Ella Naliponguit, Director III, Bureau of Learner Support Services (BLSS), Department of Education, Philippines
  • Sofia Garza, Program Lead, Construye Igualdad, Save the Children, Mexico
  • Jeanne L. Long, Director, School Health and Nutrition, Save the Children, US

Presentation downloads:

  1. WASH in Schools Three Star Approach: National Guidelines - What you need to know (2018)

  2. Whose Turn is it to do the Dishes? Transforming gender attitudes and behaviours among very young adolescents in Nepal. (2013)

The School Health and Nutrition webinar series monthly presentations by leading policy-makers, researchers and implementers engaged in improving the health and education of children in low and middle-income countries across the globe.

 

Published 2019-05-17

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