Menstruation is a subject that has culturally been considered a taboo and is entrenched with misconceptions and disregard, with little cognizance of the hazards of inadequate menstrual protection. The Project will highlight how the subject of feminine hygiene is grossly neglected at all levels.
(Marathi, VCD, 25 Mins)
Damalwadi and Wazar were two drought prone villages of Maharashtra, where availability of drinking water was a perennial problem. The women were the most affected by this. The requirements to implement WOTR’s clean and safe drinking water project were do-able yet challenging.
This short film tells the story of how the Samyukt Mahila Samiti (Apex Body of Womenâ€™s Self Help Groups) challenged tradition and together resolved the water issue.