How hygiene can change lives.

Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM): What if girls could stay in school and women could work healthier in the community — or at home — with something as simple as washable, reusable menstrual kits? When Period. End of Sentence won the Oscar for best documentary short, many women learned for the first time that shame, discrimination […]

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Behind the scenes – Welcome to Katanga

Canadian filmmaker Robert Mentov takes us behind the scenes of his film “Katanga – the female slum boxers of Uganda” and talks us through the creative process amidst tough conditions. Katanga is the name given to one of the largest slums in the city of Kampala. The film (based on the same name) is the […]

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Female slum boxers of Kampala

Katanga is one of the largest slums in Kampala, Uganda. Assault against women is rampant, resulting in a group of female boxers rising up as vigilantes. This is their story Robert Mentov is a Toronto based filmmaker. Find out more about Robert’s work ~ Vimeo – Robert Mentov

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