Students speak out on menstruation in Kavieng, PNG

Over 300 students from three schools in Kavieng District spent a day together to talk about the importance of menstrual hygiene.


Role Plays and dramas were part of the activities by the participating primary schools from Kavieng District area. One drama demonstrated a situation where a girl student experiences shame when she gets her period at school.

Students conducted a debate between teams from each of the participating schools that discussed knowledge, accessibility, hygiene and other information on menstruation. Students were also involved in presenting songs and speeches about the importance of respect for girls.



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