The first lady Mama Rachel Ruto launched a sanitary towels project named Sifa Pad and Praise Project. The project is an initiative of the Kenya Assemblies of God Church and World Serve International Kenya
The sanitary pad factory has been set up with the assistance of Hands of Hope—Joyce Meyer Ministry World Missions.
Mama Rachel said the initiative has a capacity of producing 200 sanitary pads per minute. “The sanitary pads are 100 per cent biodegradable and friendly to the environment,” Mama Rachel said.
She said 20,000 girls will be empowered with information and life skills that will help them navigate the future.