The Push To Bring Menstrual Cups To Nauru
Asylum seekers are often forced to line up for hours to access pads and tampons. Many bleed through their clothes and are forced to make due with tent cloths.
For Homeless Women, Having a Period Isn't a Hassle – It's a Nightmare
As long as sanitary ware is classified as a "non-essential" and "luxury" item, and isn't given out for free like condoms, homeless women may be forced to shoplift for tampons and towels, or resort to using tissue from McDonald's toilets.