- In the introduction briefly explain what ‘Period Poverty’ is.
- In the body you can define period poverty – Some circumstances make menstruation a “difficult experience” for women.
These include homelessness, coercive, controlling and violent relationships and health conditions such as endometriosis. Discuss the context within the Indian setup. Explain how often it is a taboo in our country leading to extreme incidences of period poverty, Comment on the lack of period dignity. Discuss the case of Scotland bill. Suggest what needs to be done in India to improvise the conditions.
- Conclude with policy measures already in this direction while suggesting stronger ways forward.