Success Stories

  • Today is the day!! Happy #MHDay2020!

    Even in times of uncertainty and global health crisis, we should not forget the impact good menstrual health and hygiene (MHH) has on women and girls’ ability to lead safe and fulfilling lives globally. Good quality products are needed as well as

    Read more…
  • Menstrual hygiene management (MHM) plays an important role in improving the wellbeing of women and girls.

    Our educational booklet “My First Period” is now also available in English, French and Hindi. Feel free to download a copy of the booklet yourself on our Safepad page. #MyFirstPeriod #MFP   

    Read more…
  • Real Relief nominated for SDG Tech Awards Denmark 2020

    We are proud to announce, that Real Relief has been nominated for the SDG Tech Awards Denmark 2020! The SDG Tech committee has identified Real Relief´s contributions to a sustainability revolution and our innovations will be showcased during the SDG

    Read more…
  • Supertowel arrives at IDA

    IDA has opened up for crowdfunding and we're launching supertowel into the arena. We hope that with your help we will be able to improve on our product! More will come, stay tuned and feel free to stay up-to-date with our crowdfunding! Link: ht

    Read more…
  • Real Relief has received a grant from USAID OFDA

    Real Relief has received a grant from USAID OFDA to further study the efficacy of Supertowel for handwashing. In cooperation with London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, the Royal College of Art, Kelkar Research Centre and ACF (Action Against

    Read more…
  • POWER. TOGETHER Award

    Finally the moment arrived where our managing director, Trine, received the POWER. TOGETHER award on behalf of the work of PeriodPride - Keep Our GIRLS in School  The award was given to organizations that fight to end Period Poverty by advocating

    Read more…
  • Launching Safepad in Bangladesh

    Real Relief, Denmark and Youth Worldwide Foundation, Bangladesh collaboratively launch Safepad™ at the Project “Chauna Piyaju” in Chattagram, Bangladesh, while celebrating the Menstrual Hygiene Day 2019, to align with the “Action” theme for 2019.

    Read more…
  • Period Pride - Keep our Girls in School campaign

    The goal of the campaign is to mobilize people to take action and help us ensure that girls will not miss school during their periods. We strive to end the taboo around menstruation and to provide proper menstrual education and products.   Visi

    Read more…
  • ASTMH Article - Supertowel

    GREAT NEWS! Supertowel, supported by Elrha and The HIF, is now in the Journal of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH). It has been proven to be effective as “a suitable complementary hand-cleaning product for humanitarian em

    Read more…
  • INDEX Award 2019 - Supertowel™

    Supertowel™ has been nominated for INDEX Award 2019! Supertowel™ is a novel hand-washing tool, that provides clean hands with little water and no soap. http://award.designtoimprovelife.dk/nomination/4131 #handhygiene #INDEXAward2019 #human

    Read more…
  • Torben Holm Larsen explains the SuperTowel

    #Supertowel is the antimicrobial reusable towel that kills bacteria with a small amount of water and no soap. Here you can watch the #WASHInnovation demonstration of how Supertowel works. Watch the video here! You can also read more at p.19 of

    Read more…
  • Real Relief participated in "Løvens Hule" on DR

    All 3 innovations of Real Relief #safepad #supertowel #reliefnet were featured in the danish television show #løvenshule by #DR. Watch the clip here!

    Read more…
  • New blog post from our Technical Director, Mr. Torben Holm Larsen

    http://www.evidenceaid.org/the-supertowel-using-evidence-to-drive-innovation-in-humanitarian-handwashing-interventions/

    Read more…
  • Survey - Supertowel as an alternative to soap and water for handwashing

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  • Rethinking handwashing during food preparation

    https://crowd360.org/rethinking-handwashing-during-food-preparation/

    Read more…
  • MHM Booklet, "May First Period", Design by Real Relief

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  • SafepadTM – Not just better, now also cheaper!

    Safepad, our self-disinfecting sanitary pad, has been on the market for 2 years by now and sales are starting to pick up. As a consequence, we have managed to optimize the production process. One of the benefits of this is that the manufacturing cost

    Read more…
  • Danish Design Award 2018 Winner - Safepad™

    SafepadTM – winner of The Danish Design Award 2018 in the category “Daily Life”. SafepadTM is an intelligent sanitary pad designed to make a difference for girls globally ‪#‎danishdesignaward Denmark, May 28th 2018  – Real Relief proudly announ

    Read more…
  • People's Choice - Safepad™

    SafepadTM nominated in People’s Choice category in DDA We are proud that Safepad™, a reusable sanitary pad with a special antimicrobial treatment, not only is nominated in the category Daily Life, but also in the category of People’s Choice in the

    Read more…
  • Danish Design Award 2018 - SuperTowel™

    Real Relief excited to be finalist in Danish Design Award 2018 with a second product, SuperTowel™ We are excited also to be finalist in Danish Design Award 2018 in the category Healthy Life with our SuperTowel™, a reusable and durable towel that i

    Read more…
  • Danish Design Award 2018 - Safepad™

    Real Relief honoured to be finalist in Danish Design Award 2018 with Safepad™ Danish Design Award (DDA) is the major annual Danish design event, that celebrates the best design solutions and highlights how design can make a difference for our soci

    Read more…
  • YOU RUN Copenhagen - Safepad™

    Are you planning to visit Copenhagen at the end of April? If you do, why don’t you come and join us for a good cause? By joining the YOU RUN Copenhagen 2018, you can help those who are reaching out for a helping hand i.e. girls in Kenya that canno

    Read more…
  • SuperTowel™ launched on Global Hadwashing Day

    On Global Handwashing Day 2017 Real Relief announced the global launch of SuperTowel™, and the same day we made an event in Tamil Nadu, India, where small kids learned how to wash their hands with SuperTowel™, which i s a unique and innovative produc

    Read more…
  • Safepad™ is in Africa now!

    It is a big breakthrough for Real Relief to finally launch Safepad™  in Africa. After months of testing and development, this reusable sanitary pad will change the lives of many women and girls! But how can a reusable sanitary pad do that? Le

    Read more…
  • Lifeshelter® - Danish Design Award Winner

    Thursday 7 April, Danish Design Award awarded prizes to value-adding Danish design solutions - a total of 11 categories across businesses, society and individuals as well as 4 special awards.   In the category Daily Life, Jakob Christensen and Clau

    Read more…
  • Lifeshelter® - The Philippines

    Lifeshelter® can now be seen in front of the entrance to Habitat for Humanity's site in Bantayan Island, The Philippines. Habitat for Humanity Philippines (HFHP) is a non-profit organization which builds sustainable communities by providing afford

    Read more…
  • Lifeshelter® Training - Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya

    The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) has - with the support of UNICEF funds - purchased several Lifeshelter® for the Kakuma Refugee Camp, Northwestern Kenya. When the shelters were delivered in August 2015, our partner, Jakob Christensen, the develop

    Read more…
  • Lifeshelter® - Pilot study in Kurdish Region Iraq

    We are now housing 34 Syrian families in Lifeshelter®s. The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is currently doing pilot studies of Lifeshelter® in the Kurdish Region of Iraq. DRC is one of the largest implementing partners for UNHCR (United Nations High

    Read more…

Today is the day!! Happy #MHDay2020!

Even in times of uncertainty and global health crisis, we should not forget the impact good menstrual health and hygiene (MHH) has on women and girls’ ability to lead safe and fulfilling lives globally. Good quality products are needed as well as

Read more…

Menstrual hygiene management (MHM) plays an important role in improving the wellbeing of women and girls.

Our educational booklet “My First Period” is now also available in English, French and Hindi. Feel free to download a copy of the booklet yourself on our Safepad page. #MyFirstPeriod #MFP   

Read more…

Real Relief nominated for SDG Tech Awards Denmark 2020

We are proud to announce, that Real Relief has been nominated for the SDG Tech Awards Denmark 2020! The SDG Tech committee has identified Real Relief´s contributions to a sustainability revolution and our innovations will be showcased during the SDG

Read more…

Supertowel arrives at IDA

IDA has opened up for crowdfunding and we're launching supertowel into the arena. We hope that with your help we will be able to improve on our product! More will come, stay tuned and feel free to stay up-to-date with our crowdfunding! Link: ht

Read more…

Real Relief has received a grant from USAID OFDA

Real Relief has received a grant from USAID OFDA to further study the efficacy of Supertowel for handwashing. In cooperation with London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, the Royal College of Art, Kelkar Research Centre and ACF (Action Against

Read more…

POWER. TOGETHER Award

Finally the moment arrived where our managing director, Trine, received the POWER. TOGETHER award on behalf of the work of PeriodPride - Keep Our GIRLS in School  The award was given to organizations that fight to end Period Poverty by advocating

Read more…

Launching Safepad in Bangladesh

Real Relief, Denmark and Youth Worldwide Foundation, Bangladesh collaboratively launch Safepad™ at the Project “Chauna Piyaju” in Chattagram, Bangladesh, while celebrating the Menstrual Hygiene Day 2019, to align with the “Action” theme for 2019.

Read more…

Period Pride - Keep our Girls in School campaign

The goal of the campaign is to mobilize people to take action and help us ensure that girls will not miss school during their periods. We strive to end the taboo around menstruation and to provide proper menstrual education and products.   Visi

Read more…

ASTMH Article - Supertowel

GREAT NEWS! Supertowel, supported by Elrha and The HIF, is now in the Journal of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH). It has been proven to be effective as “a suitable complementary hand-cleaning product for humanitarian em

Read more…

INDEX Award 2019 - Supertowel™

Supertowel™ has been nominated for INDEX Award 2019! Supertowel™ is a novel hand-washing tool, that provides clean hands with little water and no soap. http://award.designtoimprovelife.dk/nomination/4131 #handhygiene #INDEXAward2019 #human

Read more…

Torben Holm Larsen explains the SuperTowel

#Supertowel is the antimicrobial reusable towel that kills bacteria with a small amount of water and no soap. Here you can watch the #WASHInnovation demonstration of how Supertowel works. Watch the video here! You can also read more at p.19 of

Read more…

Real Relief participated in "Løvens Hule" on DR

All 3 innovations of Real Relief #safepad #supertowel #reliefnet were featured in the danish television show #løvenshule by #DR. Watch the clip here!

Read more…

New blog post from our Technical Director, Mr. Torben Holm Larsen

http://www.evidenceaid.org/the-supertowel-using-evidence-to-drive-innovation-in-humanitarian-handwashing-interventions/

Read more…

Survey - Supertowel as an alternative to soap and water for handwashing

Read more…

Rethinking handwashing during food preparation

https://crowd360.org/rethinking-handwashing-during-food-preparation/

Read more…

MHM Booklet, "May First Period", Design by Real Relief

Read more…

SafepadTM – Not just better, now also cheaper!

Safepad, our self-disinfecting sanitary pad, has been on the market for 2 years by now and sales are starting to pick up. As a consequence, we have managed to optimize the production process. One of the benefits of this is that the manufacturing cost

Read more…

Danish Design Award 2018 Winner - Safepad™

SafepadTM – winner of The Danish Design Award 2018 in the category “Daily Life”. SafepadTM is an intelligent sanitary pad designed to make a difference for girls globally ‪#‎danishdesignaward Denmark, May 28th 2018  – Real Relief proudly announ

Read more…

People's Choice - Safepad™

SafepadTM nominated in People’s Choice category in DDA We are proud that Safepad™, a reusable sanitary pad with a special antimicrobial treatment, not only is nominated in the category Daily Life, but also in the category of People’s Choice in the

Read more…

Danish Design Award 2018 - SuperTowel™

Real Relief excited to be finalist in Danish Design Award 2018 with a second product, SuperTowel™ We are excited also to be finalist in Danish Design Award 2018 in the category Healthy Life with our SuperTowel™, a reusable and durable towel that i

Read more…

Danish Design Award 2018 - Safepad™

Real Relief honoured to be finalist in Danish Design Award 2018 with Safepad™ Danish Design Award (DDA) is the major annual Danish design event, that celebrates the best design solutions and highlights how design can make a difference for our soci

Read more…

YOU RUN Copenhagen - Safepad™

Are you planning to visit Copenhagen at the end of April? If you do, why don’t you come and join us for a good cause? By joining the YOU RUN Copenhagen 2018, you can help those who are reaching out for a helping hand i.e. girls in Kenya that canno

Read more…

SuperTowel™ launched on Global Hadwashing Day

On Global Handwashing Day 2017 Real Relief announced the global launch of SuperTowel™, and the same day we made an event in Tamil Nadu, India, where small kids learned how to wash their hands with SuperTowel™, which i s a unique and innovative produc

Read more…

Safepad™ is in Africa now!

It is a big breakthrough for Real Relief to finally launch Safepad™  in Africa. After months of testing and development, this reusable sanitary pad will change the lives of many women and girls! But how can a reusable sanitary pad do that? Le

Read more…

Lifeshelter® - Danish Design Award Winner

Thursday 7 April, Danish Design Award awarded prizes to value-adding Danish design solutions - a total of 11 categories across businesses, society and individuals as well as 4 special awards.   In the category Daily Life, Jakob Christensen and Clau

Read more…

Lifeshelter® - The Philippines

Lifeshelter® can now be seen in front of the entrance to Habitat for Humanity's site in Bantayan Island, The Philippines. Habitat for Humanity Philippines (HFHP) is a non-profit organization which builds sustainable communities by providing afford

Read more…

Lifeshelter® Training - Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya

The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) has - with the support of UNICEF funds - purchased several Lifeshelter® for the Kakuma Refugee Camp, Northwestern Kenya. When the shelters were delivered in August 2015, our partner, Jakob Christensen, the develop

Read more…

Lifeshelter® - Pilot study in Kurdish Region Iraq

We are now housing 34 Syrian families in Lifeshelter®s. The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is currently doing pilot studies of Lifeshelter® in the Kurdish Region of Iraq. DRC is one of the largest implementing partners for UNHCR (United Nations High

Read more…