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Taking action about periods around the world

In India, they're campaigning to make 'period leave' legal

BBC Minute: On 'period leave'

Should women get paid leave when they start their periods?

What do people think about 'period leave' in Zambia?

BBC Minute: On Zambia's menstrual leave

A new law allows women a day off work a month

In Uganda, they've developed a sanitary pad that can be recycled

BBC Minute: On reusable sanitary napkins

A Ugandan company reaches 1.5 million women with their reusable period kits

In Australia and the UK, women are campaigning to stop tampons being taxed

BBC Minute: On tampon tax

Women around the world want to stop tampons being taxed

In Nepal, some women are confined to an outhouse during their periods

BBC Minute: On Nepal's 'menstrual huts'

Banishing women to an outhouse during their period