NEM! Discussion and workshop on period poverty

Date: 
November 14, 2018 - 17:30 - 19:30
Building: 
Nador u. 15
Room: 
202
Event type: 
Workshop
Event audience: 
Open to the Public
Human RightS Initiative (HRSI)
NEM! Discussion and workshop on period poverty

Human RightS Initiative is pleased to invite all feminist men and women to a donation box designing workshop in cooperation with NEM! Nők Egymásért Mozgalom - Women For Each Other Movement).

Menstrual poverty affects people around the world, as well as in Hungary, and NEM! focuses on offering practical solutions to the problem. The aim of this workshop is to shed light on the implications of period poverty and create empowering and artistic donation boxes to help with the collection of sanitary items for affected women. The donation boxes will be placed at cultural, educational and entertainment venues around Budapest.

We hope to count on your participation!

About the Organization: NEM - Nők Egymásért Mozgalom
NEM! was created to counter the patriarchal structure of society and the ways it affects the everyday life of women. Their goal is to shed light on various forms of women’s discrimination and create a space for discussion, be it everyday sexism, abusive relationships, domestic violence or sexual harassment (porn, prostitution, sexual violence), reproductive work and anything affecting women negatively as a gender.