Launch of the UNESCO Good Policy and Practice Booklet on Puberty Education and Menstrual Hygiene Management

When, local time: 
Thursday, 13 March 2014 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Where: 
New York, United States of America
Type of Event: 
Press Conference

UNESCO is teaming up with UN partners, and UNESCO’s private sector partner Proctor & Gamble, to take forward its puberty education work. To that end UNESCO will launch its Good Policy and Practice Booklet on Puberty Education and and Menstrual Hygiene Management. This will be the 9th in the popular UNESCO series.
The aim of the launch and the work conducted by the different partners is to increase commitment to addressing and implementing puberty education (PE) and menstrual hygiene management (MHM) in educational institutions.