This blog post was written by Nelly Chepkorir, Dig Deep's Project Officer in Kenya. Nelly studied Public Health at the University of Kabianga and is passionate about Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) and WASH work. Nelly conducts Dig Deep's MHM training in Kenya.
Last year during the annual Menstrual Health Day celebrations, we reflected on Menstruation Matters. The purpose of the day is having “a day we should all feel free and happy to celebrate, despite the culture of silence around menstruation.”