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Exploring the Feasibility of Recycling Knickers

One of the main causes of the deterioration of the environment worldwide is the fashion industry. Every stage of the fashion supply chain, from the extraction of raw materials to the final disposal of clothing, has a substantial effect on the environment. The fashion business is to blame for significant

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Period Pants

Why Period Pants Are the Ultimate Sustainable Solution

In the modern world, where sustainability is gaining importance, many people now prioritise finding environmentally suitable alternatives for everyday necessities. Eco-friendly period pants are one such item that is becoming more and more popular among women. These innovative knickers are not only comfortable and practical, but they also provide a

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Changing the Future for Girls in Africa

As a woman, I believe that every girl in the world deserves the opportunity to pursue their dreams and achieve their potential. Unfortunately, in many parts of Africa, girls face significant barriers to education and opportunity. However, there are ways that we can help change the future for girls in

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Period poverty

Period Poverty Needs To End!

In the year 2022 period poverty should not be a thing, all girls, women, and people that menstruate should have access to safe sanitary products. This unfortunately is not the case for everyone, period poverty is very real and according to Global Citizen period poverty affects around 500 million people across

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Reusable menstruation kits

The Effects of Period Poverty

Despite menstruation being a monthly fact of life for almost half the world’s population, period poverty affects women and girls across the globe. Millions lack access to essential menstrual products such as sanitary towels, as well as safe and hygienic spaces in which to use them.   What Is Period

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Donating new and used bras

How Your Bra Can Save the World

In a world of finite resources, beset by a slew of climate and environmental concerns, it has never been more important to recycle than it is now. At the Your Smalls Appeal, we believe in using recycled materials as much as possible. This applies to repurposing donated bras, as well

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Educating young girls in Africa

The Importance of Educating Girls in Remote Areas

Here in the UK, a well-rounded education for all children is something that we sometimes take for granted. Whatever a child’s gender or background, they have a right to receive the same level of education as any of their peers. Sadly, this is not the case all around the world.

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