There is one sector that contributes up to a third of gross domestic product, and is an important source of foreign currency, in many of Asia’s developing countries. It could be deployed to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
Seventy percent of the aquaculture workforce worldwide is female, with women playing key roles in fishing, processing, and marketing. Yet they do not reap the full benefits of their efforts.
By reimagining the future we can drive the change we want to see. We can’t change the past, but everything we do now changes the future.
Better menstrual hygiene management is an imperative to empower women and girls in this region.