According to the World Bank there are approximately 500 million people who suffer from poverty – those are women and girls who do not have access to basic products and facilities to deal with menstruation.
But a young woman from the UK decided to do something about it.
What started at home during the lockdown has now become a global charity funded by donations, which has helped thousands of women.
We entered part of his operation in Lebanon, to see what the project has become.
For more on this story listen to People Who Heal the World Podcast.
Produced and edited by Samantha Everett
Additional production by Richard Kenny and Joya Berbery
Filmed by Dany Abi Khalil