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World Menstrual Hygiene Day 2022: Bamenda school clubs, community girls commit to normalise menstrual hygiene

By Bakah Derick  Members of Metrual Hygiene Management school clubs and girls from different communities in Bamenda have committed to engage in activities aimed at ending stigmatisation against Menstruation and normalising menstrual hygiene.  The participants grouping themselves to form a pad as part of their advocacy  The commitment was made on Sunday 29 May 2022 during activities to mark World Menstrual Hygiene Day (WMHD) organised by the Center for Advocacy in Gender Equality and Action for Development (CAGEAD).  The Bamenda based not-for-profit nongovernmental organisation assembled the school clubs formed in April 2022 as part of the "improving girls educational attainment through proper menstrual hygiene management" project and some selected community girls under the slogan ""making menstrual hygiene a normal fact of life by 2030."  Participants following presentations  Through presentations led by Assumpta Lum, Programs Coordinato