- We've seen the most positive results yet from our projects in Uganda with a 50% reduction in girls missing school. We've heard from girls like Mary about how our support is transforming her life. She told us, "Now I am free, I go to school, I jump." You can hear more from Mary in the short video below.
- In November we were awarded the Power Together Award by the Global Women Leaders Forum. The award recognised exceptional and inspiring organisations from around the world leading the movement to end period poverty and shame.
- We're also thrilled to be invited to the UK government's period poverty task force, working to end period poverty and shame for all girls in the UK by 2025. Sarah told us, "Irise has changed my attitudes towards my body…and in particular periods, massively. I have a totally new found confidence."
The Irise Team