In response to the need to restore sanitary dignity – here you will find existing campaigns, newly launched initiatives and online campaigns that all focus on creating impact.

Launch of Femme Friends community to connect key roleplayers

The Femme Friends community is an opportunity to engage stakeholders and interrogate and address the challenges of menstruation dignity holistically.  We will host quarterly talks and write monthly newsletters that will highlight activities and opportunities supporting the cause.

Poetry Slam for Dignity: Grounding Sessions

The poetry community have the most powerful social justice voices.  Grounding Sessions will develop a number of narratives that aids dialogue and discussions to continue creating awareness of the issues faced by various communities around South Africa.

Motorcycle Run for Dignity: Period Project SA - ``Breaking down taboos``

An event that unites men and women to collectively break down the taboos surrounding menstruation and sanitary dignity. This project is managed by the non-profit corporation, Period Project SA, and aids in creating awareness, as well as collecting supplies for schools.

#promisedpads campaign

An online campaign to lobby government to deliver its promise of sanitary towels.
Visit to add your name to the petition.

#StopTaxingOurPeriod campaign

A call to government to remove the taxes on sanitary towels.
Visit Awethu/ to add your name to the petition.