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Menstrual Hygiene Management

Illuminating the dark: Francine's journey with Oky Burundi.

Apr 17, 2024

Together, we can improve the lives of Burundians.

Across Burundi, our programs are empowering communities to live healthy lives and improve their living conditions.

For people who are blind or visually impaired, accessing information on a mobile phone can sometimes pose challenges. However, thanks to the Oky Burundi app, girls with visual impairments now have the support they need to manage their menstrual health independently and with dignity. Here is the testimony from Francine, a beneficiary of the Oky project:


Oky has allowed me to access reliable information about menstruation and reproductive health through the talkback feature that I normally use on my Android phone.

Comfort in change: Victoire's postpartum experience with Agateka pads

Victoire celebrates the comfort and hygiene Agateka pads brought her after childbirth, a stark contrast to her past experiences.

Apr 17, 2024

A fresh start: Faustine's journey to better menstrual health with Agateka

Faustine finds relief and hygiene with Agateka pads, transforming her menstrual experience and saving money.

Apr 17, 2024

Seeds of Change: transforming lives through agriculture

In Higiro, 30 women transform their community with farming and livestock, boosting health and harmony.

Apr 17, 2024

Goats and Growth: collective progress in Ruyigi

In Ruyigi, 30 women buy goats together, using savings to empower their community and enhance their farms.

Apr 17, 2024

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