Monday
October 12
2020

Kimberly-Clark, Kotex To Mentor Startups Focused on Women’s Health, Access To Sanitation

The Toilet Board Coalition’s Women in the Sanitation Economy Innovation Lab has chosen five women-led, early-stage startups focused on women’s reproductive health and hygiene; and improving access to safe, sustainable sanitation options in underserved areas.

The Toilet Board Coalition (TBC), with the strategic support of Kimberly-Clark and its Kotex brand, has launched the Women in the Sanitation Economy Innovation Lab — which seeks to cultivate and catalyze early-stage ideas and businesses within the Sanitation Economy that are led by women and/or focused on women’s health.

Photo courtesy of Omar Lopez

Source: Sustainable Brands (link opens in a new window)

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Entrepreneurship, Finance, Investing, WASH
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business development, health, hygiene, impact investing, reproductive health, sanitation, startups, sustainability, WASH, Women, women entrepreneurs