Menstrual Hygiene is Key to Global Development

When it comes to global development, in working to advance families and breaking the cycle of poverty, women’s empowerment is the key. However, a major obstacle that stands in the way of bringing all women to the forefront is the taboo surrounding the topic of menstruation. Women’s empowerment and feminism […]

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Providing Period Care for Pader Girls Academy

This past spring, Diva International Inc. partnered with Lunapads in support of their One4Her program in recognition of Menstrual Hygiene Day. We committed to donate an AFRIpads Kit (5 reusable pads and 1 carrying bag) for every DivaCup sold on Lunapads.com during the month of May. Each kit provides a […]

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One4Her provides basic needs to the Pader Girls Academy

On October 11th, organizations from around the world will come together to draw awareness to International Day of the Girl. This day is set aside each October to advocate for the basic needs and rights of girls and to encourage participation in efforts to help girls reach their full potential. […]

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Menstrual Hygiene Management 101

I first learned about Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) in grad school. A core class in the program centered on global issues and when it came time to writing my final paper, I wanted to tie my research topic on fem hygiene advertising to the theories of the class. I was […]

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Inspiring Change…

This past weekend women worldwide joined together to celebrate International Women’s Day. This year’s theme was “Inspiring Change” and the stories and events that surrounded the day were filled with inspiration for a better future (and present day) for women and girls everywhere. Observed since the early 1900s, International Women’s […]

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Let’s Dance in Support of V-Day!

Diva is excited for Valentine’s Day! We love the chocolates, the sweet love notes and romantic surprises, but above all, we love the reminder the day gives us: to love, respect and care for those we love. In addition to February 14th being widely known as Valentine’s Day, more and […]

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Q & A with the Lunagals

Earlier this month DivaCup co-founders, Francine and Carinne Chambers had an opportunity to talk with Lunapads co-founder Madeleine Shaw about period care, the incredible program Pads4Girls and the many wonderful moments of female entrepreneurship. Join the conversation by reading our post below and sharing it with the Divas in your life! […]

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Making Menstruation Matter

Last weekend, Diva International had the privilege of attending the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research (SMCR) Biennial Conference in New York City, NY. This year’s theme was “Making Menstruation Matter” with a call going out to all those working in the field to draw awareness to the importance of menstrual […]

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Diva Education is…

Educating girls and women to make informed decisions about their period care! Empowering girls and women with a better, eco-friendly and cost-saving period care solution to tampons and pads. Encouraging girls and women to take an active role in caring for their menstrual cycle through cycle knowledge, menstrual education and […]

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