Miss Universe Ireland Voice for Change 2023
Step into a world of change with Aisha Akaridae, Miss Universe Ireland, as she unveils the untold story of Period Poverty, sparking a powerful movement for sustainable solutions and empowering girls globally on CI Talks.
2023•3 m •Miss Universe•Gender
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Breaking the Silence: Aisha Akaridae's Mission Against Period Poverty | CI Talks
In a world where monthly challenges often go unnoticed, Aisha Akaridae, the 72nd Miss Universe Ireland delegate, steps forward with a powerful voice for change. Her official entry into the 72nd Miss Universe Voice for Change contest, presented by Mouawad and CI Talks, addresses a critical issue affecting countless women and girls globally: Period Poverty.
1. Challenging the Norm:
Join Aisha on a journey to confront the silent crisis of Period Poverty. In her impactful video, she introduces us to Maya, a girl whose monthly struggle goes beyond the ordinary—missing school due to the inability to afford menstrual products. Period Poverty is a pressing issue affecting schools, workplaces, shelters, and communities worldwide.
2. Startling Statistics:
Did you know that up to 500 million people globally lack access to period products? This staggering statistic hampers education and limits future opportunities for girls. Aisha Akaridae unveils the harsh reality but emphasizes that every challenge carries a solution.
3. Empowering Initiatives:
As Miss Universe Ireland, Aisha is not just a titleholder; she's a catalyst for change. Witness her launched initiatives aimed at breaking the cycle of period poverty and providing sustainable solutions. Aisha tackles obstacles head-on, fostering meaningful partnerships to create positive, lasting impacts.
4. Sustainable Solutions:
While acknowledging the drawbacks, Aisha sheds light on sustainable solutions with higher upfront costs and the need for proper education. Sustainable period product kits provide eco-friendly and cost-effective options, ensuring that no girl is left behind in pursuing education and dreams.
5. A Call to Action:
Aisha invites you to join the fight against period poverty. Your support can transform lives and spark positive change. This isn't just for Maya; it's for every woman deserving access to this basic necessity. Together, let's create a world where everyone who menstruates can manage their period with dignity and confidence.
Embark on a journey of empowerment, education, and positive change with Aisha Akaridae. Watch the video, share the message, and be a part of a movement that envisions a world without Period Poverty. Together, we can make a difference. Visit citalks.com for more inspiring stories and impactful conversations.