MENSTRUAL HEALTH

Sydney Amoakah

Sydney Amoakah

Graduate Student, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Columbia University

Sydney Amoakoh is a Human Rights Studies MA candidate at Columbia University whose research takes a look at the considerations and constraints behind the drafting of human rights into humanitarian guidelines, with specific focus on the recent inclusion of a section on menstrual health management (MHM) in the 2018 edition of the Sphere Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response.