Brekha Investments Bumi, Giving Women Hope. We sell special brand of sanitary pads

Impact

The main beneficiaries as in the product usage are the women and girls because only them menstruate. The product prevents about 62% gynecological diseases often grown during menstruation from use of wrong sanitary technology and prevents 36.8% domestic violence cases perpetuated from these infections suspected a s sexually transmitted infections out of the 9,000,000 Zambian women only 360,000 are in informal sector sure of a salary every month. The majority remainder are low income earners who even use news papers, cloth and anything they can come across as a menstrual material. We have donated to a number of schools, orphanages and organizations for the less privileged. We are contributing to reduced country’s burden of diseases from this dimension of about 62% and domestic violence cases about 36.8% using the same product as it deals with the underlying cause-Poor menstrual hygiene.Girls and women victims of period pains that are school going no longer experience this challenge using the pads and pantliners and are able to spend all the time in class during their periods without pain. Those professional women with similar condition are more productive because they no longer experience the pain. Improved class attendance means better education. Men benefit on the point of less domestic violence, when there are no these infections then there is no cause for suspicion apart from only acquiring knowledge on how to support their female family members in this area.

Sustainable development goals

  1. 3.7
    By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health-care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes
  2. 3.8
    Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all
  3. 3.9
    By 2030, substantially reduce the number of deaths and illnesses from hazardous chemicals and air, water and soil pollution and contamination
  4. 3.d
    Strengthen the capacity of all countries, in particular developing countries, for early warning, risk reduction and management of national and global health risks
  1. 5.2
    Eliminate all forms of violence against all women and girls in the public and private spheres, including trafficking and sexual and other types of exploitation
  2. 5.3
    Eliminate all harmful practices, such as child, early and forced marriage and female genital mutilation
  3. 5.6
    Ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights as agreed in accordance with the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development and the Beijing Platform for Action and the outcome documents of their review conferences
  4. 5.b
    Enhance the use of enabling technology, in particular information and communications technology, to promote the empowerment of women
  1. 9.5
    Enhance scientific research, upgrade the technological capabilities of industrial sectors in all countries, in particular developing countries, including, by 2030, encouraging innovation and substantially increasing the number of research and development workers per 1 million people and public and private research and development spending
  2. 9.b
    Support domestic technology development, research and innovation in developing countries, including by ensuring a conducive policy environment for, inter alia, industrial diversification and value addition to commodities