What we’re doing next
Over the coming weeks we’ll be submitting a proposal to the Unicode Consortium (the official body that manages emojis worldwide) asking them to add the pants emoji to your keyboard, so keep an eye out for an update from us.
In the meantime, why not help us create a better world for girls by joining our Because I am a Girl campaign.
Menstruation: Why we need to end the taboo
We never spoke about getting my period
When Peninah started menstruating she had no one to turn to. She had no idea what was happening to her body.
Talking about periods and providing menstrual hygiene education is essential in combatting the stigma associated with periods. It also helps to give people the confidence to make their periods more manageable.