The Eastern Cape Provincial Government is currently
hosting a Sanitary Dignity Pack Campaign in Peddie today, in a drive to restore
the dignity of a girl child.
The Campaign is part of the Nelson Mandela Month
activities to give dignity and enhance confidence and self-reliance in girls
from poverty stricken areas who do not have access to such services.
Manager Media Relations in the Office of the Premier
Hlanga Mafani said when girls go into menstrual period they miss about four
days a week in total a year its more than 548 days.
Mafani said this campaign will make sure that one
it restores the dignity of girl children that does not have access to these
services. Secondly it will ensure that there is a continued effort in the
province to improve the standard of education.
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