Huffington Post Online article entitled How Menstrual Cups Are Changing Lives in East Africa. This project appears to be a great example of a feminist enterprise that addresses several areas of women's empowerment...
- Reproductive Empowerment: The use of menstrual cups reduces the risk of infections in a woman's reproductive system which has the potential cause reproductive complications and affects a woman's overall health.
- Intellectual Empowerment: By not having to miss school when they are menstruating, young women in East Africa now have fewer obstacles to completing their education.
- Environmental Empowerment: Reusable menstrual cups are less polluting than disposable products that also cost more.