About Us

Welcome to the world of Sustainable Living especially in terms of Menstrual Hygiene.

MedFem is a special segment of MEDLIFE FOUNDATION dedicated for women empowerment and child development. Based in Mumbai, our goal is to spread awareness about sustainable living and menstrual hygiene.

Our objective is also to create an environment in the society to build pathways for women to grow and groom as individuals and become self-dependent. We also strive to break all the barriers of age old custom and traditions and taboo that prevent them from recognizing their potential as super women they already are.

Who We Are

We are a group of individuals from different backgrounds, but with the same goal – transform the Planet Earth into a world of positivity and gift our future generations a world of Health and Happiness.

Our goal is to reach out to people from every section of the society from urban and rural areas both. We ought to break all the barriers of age-old customs and traditions and empower women in a real sense.
We are spreading Period Positivity (positivity around Menstruation), which not only has a huge impact on the health of the women but on the overall health of the society too.

What We Do

The youth has a tremendous ability to transform the world, hence we believe in developing assets for them through innovation and grassroots endeavors to make this possible.
A young woman can not only change the world for better but also brings life into this world. Hence, we focus highly on creating opportunities that enable women to achieve what is rightfully theirs.

Why Medfem

MedFem not only creates and develops through innovation; we also bring the like minded together to make a difference. At the same time, we also aim at preserving the planet for generations to come, to breathe clean air and drink fresh water.
With us, you become a part of this movement with pride. MedFem promises a life which is content and ensures smiles on many faces, most importantly the people responsible for future generations.

Vision

Transform the Planet Earth into a world completely free of Single Use Plastic and gift our future generations a world of Health and Happiness.

Mission

Have an empowered and inspired discussion about menstruation to motivate period positivity and put an end to taboo against period talks.

Goals

Our goal is to reach out to people from every section of the society from urban and rural areas both and spread awareness about Sustainable Menstruation

MedFem is in the favour of concept of

  • Reduce

  • Reuse

  • Recycle

Our Values

Leadership

We lead by example, practicing period positivity and shame-free bleeding.

Optimism

We believe Medfem is the future of period care.

Accessibility

Everyone with a uterus deserves easy access to period care products.

Sustainability

We are committed to leaving the earth better than we found it.

Education

By educating people about menstruation, we are activating the power within.

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGs) – A define by United Nations

Why menstruation matter to achieves the SDGs
The Sustainable development goals (SDGs) are committed to finish what was started – to –end poverty in all forms and dimensions by 2030.
This involved targeting those living in a vulnerable situations, increasing access to basic resources and services and supporting communities
affected by conflicts and climate-related disasters.
At Medlife foundation, we work across the SDGs to contribute to achieves the 17 goals
Among other products we focus on Medfem Reusable menstrual cup and reusable cloth pad.
As #menstruationmatters to achieves the SDGs

GOAL 3:

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all ages
Facts:
If girls and women’s lack of access to menstrual hygiene products they are often forced to use other unhygienic material that might lead to an increased incidences of reproductive tract infections (RTIs)
Solution:
Include menstrual health as a critical component of reproductive health #MedFem Menstrual cup and reusable cloth pad

GOAL 4:
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote life-long learning opportunities for all
Facts:
Girls in developing countries miss up to 5 days of education monthly while they menstruate.
Solution:
Include menstrual health and education on the school agenda #MedFem Menstrual cup and reusable cloth pad

GOAL 5:
Achieve gender equality and empower girls and women
Facts:
Taboos and myth related to menstruation often portray girls and women’s as inferior to boy and men
Solution:
Ensure that girls and women’s can manage their menstruation with dignity breaking down taboos and helping to build positive norms #MedFem Menstrual Cups and reusable cloth pad

GOAL 6:
Ensure the availability and sustainability of water and sanitation by all
Facts:
2.4 billion People lack access to improved sanitation facilities. Girls and women’s are particularly affected by this lack of access to privacy and hygiene.
Solution:
Girls and women’s need adequate water sanitation facilities including safe and culturally accepted disposable systems and /or reusable hygiene products # MedFem Menstrual cups and reusable cloth pad.

GOAL 8:
Promote sustained inclusive and sustainable economic growth full productive employment and decent work for all
Facts:
Female worker do not attend work as the workplaces lack adequate toilet facilities.
Solution:
Ensuring that employer provide adequate sanitation facilities at workplaces #MedFem menstrual cup and reusable cloth pad

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