VIDEO BLOG: Why Menstruation Matters

May 21, 2015

Diana Sierra, the co-founder and CEO of Be Girl, discusses the importance of addressing menstruation in this enlightening video blog.

“It’s just a very simple principle – the principle of being able to move, to go places, to go to school, to go to the market,” she says.

Watch Diana’s full video blog here

Don’t forget to share with the hashtag #MenstruationMatters!

Plan has partnered with Diana’s company, Be Girl, to provide innovative solutions for girls’ menstrual hygiene needs. Through Be Girl, girls receive a “panty-pad,” a high-quality leak-proof underwear with an insert for an absorbent cloth. You can provide a girl with one of these innovative products through Gifts of Hope.

Be Girl photos courtesy of BeGirl Inc.