Asia's femtech revolution: The quest for women's better health

Asia's femtech revolution: The quest for women's better health

International Women’s Day marks 67 days since the beginning of 2022. That is seven days more than the average number of school days a girl in Laos misses every year due to period poverty.

Period poverty — inadequate access to menstrual hygiene tools and education — is estimated to affect as many as 1 in 10 menstruating girls and women worldwide, according to a report by the United Nations.

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