The Huddle: Period poverty and election fatigue

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 26 Feb 2020, 8:37PM
Teens have to miss school because of period poverty - and New Zealanders want that to end. (Photo / Getty)

The Huddle: Period poverty and election fatigue

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 26 Feb 2020, 8:37PM

Scotland is to become the first country in the world to make women's sanitary products free across the board.

Scottish MPs backed the plan overnight, which is expected to cost the equivalent of $50 million NZD.

Should New Zealand follow suit? 

ZB hosts Jack Tame and Kerre McIvor joined Heather du Plessis-Allan to discuss this and the other day's big news. 

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