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A woman makes a sanitary pad at the Sinidu Factory in Kithulwatte, Colombo, Sri Lanka Image: HOMSON REUTERS FOUNDATION/Smriti Daniel

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A woman shows a sanitary pad manufactured at the Sinidu Factory in Kithulwatte, Colombo, Sri Lanka, on March 13, 2019. Image: THOMSON REUTERS FOUNDATION/Smriti Daniel

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