Corona Archives: Hidden-Pockets Collective

The World Health Organization (WHO) Director General’s recent remarks on COVID-19 emphasized that “All countries must strike a fine balance between protecting health, minimizing economic and social disruption, and respecting human rights”. When health systems are overwhelmed, we need to make difficult decisions to balance the demands of responding directly to COVID-19, while simultaneously engaging … Continue reading Corona Archives: Hidden-Pockets Collective

#BleedingPaused

In an imaginary world, every menstruators dream of pausing their periods at least once. But, menstruation doesn't stop for anyone. It continues its visits every month even during the lockdown! Hidden-Pockets Collective launched a month-long campaign on May/2020 to create awareness about Menstrual Health Management (MHM) during a crisis. It is an unnoticed global trend … Continue reading #BleedingPaused

Chennai Namma Ooru: Reflections of a thankful heart #makeyourcityinclusive

Quite often you hear of a place and even without going there your heart tells you in an instant that you are going to be welcomed there. As a young girl from Rajkot (A small city in Gujarat), I had just finished my schooling and first came to Chennai to pursue my college education. I … Continue reading Chennai Namma Ooru: Reflections of a thankful heart #makeyourcityinclusive

Mental Health Day in WorkSpaces: Do you need a BLOODY break?

Mental health in the workplace is the theme of World Mental Health Day 2017. World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues and mobilizing efforts in support of better mental health. This Mental Health Day 10th October, 2017, we at Hidden … Continue reading Mental Health Day in WorkSpaces: Do you need a BLOODY break?

#PutARingOnIt : Contraception Options

The 16 Days of ActivismAgainst Gender-Based Violence, a global campaign spanning from 25 November through 10 December happens every year and this year the theme of the campaign is “Leave no one behind: end violence against women and girls. Millions have shared the hashtag #MeToo and other campaigns, exposing the sheer magnitude of sexual harassment and … Continue reading #PutARingOnIt : Contraception Options