Burkina Faso

Core MHM in WinS Information

Burkina FasoThe UNICEF West and Central Africa Regional Office selected the countries of Burkina Faso and Niger as representative sites to conduct case studies to explore MHM knowledge and practices among schoolgirls in the region. The objective was to improve understanding of MHM in the West and Central Africa region and to sharpen WASH and education strategies and programming with respect to MHM.

References and Organizations Involved in Compiling this Overview

The overview was compiled based on information from WASH in Schools Empowers Girls’ Education - Proceedings of the Menstrual Hygiene Management in Schools Virtual Conference 2013.