go! Pads

Sustainable Health Enterprise (SHE)

The go! Pad is a sanitary pad comprised of banana fibers and agro-waste produced by Sustainable Health Enterprises.

Product description

The go! Pad is a sanitary pad comprised of banana fibers and agro-waste produced by Sustainable Health Enterprises.

Target region(s)

Rwanda. Sustainable Health Enterprises have received an R&D partnership with Johnson and Johnson to expand reach in 2014.

Distributors/implementing organizations
Market suggested retail price
Competitive landscape

Traditional methods (ex. reusable cloth), Commercial menstrual pads (ex. Always brand, which can be too expensive for low-income girls and women to afford).

SDG targeted

Goal 3: to improve and promote good health.

Promotion of menstrual hygiene.

Target user(s)

Young girls, students, (9- to 14-year-old girls)

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