Meerab Malik discusses the struggle many low-income women and girls face while trying to afford menstrual products. She uses data from primary and secondary sources to try and understand the consequences of this ‘period poverty’ in their daily lives.
Ms Meerab Malik is currently an A2 student at The Lyceum College, Karachi studying sociology, psychology, economics, and global perspectives and research. She is the founder of The Pink Light Project which advocates, educates, and empowers women and people through informative sessions, donation drives, etc. with the hope of eliminating period poverty in Pakistan.