Sanitary towels and shoes help children stay in school

March 2017
De Beers has stepped in to provide shoes and sanitary towels for dozens of South African children to prevent them from missing out on their schooling as part of the Limpopo Back to School campaign. Some of the challenges facing youngsters in rural Limpopo are the long distances travelled by learners to gain access to an education. Similarly, many young girls miss up to a whole week of school each month because they cannot afford sanitary towels