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Breaking the bloody taboo! | Annemarie Harant & Bettina Steinbrugger | TEDxDonauinsel
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Added Aug 4, 2016
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Annemarie and Bettina talk about one of the last taboos of our society - a really bloody taboo. Although it affects half of the world population, menstruation is still a big problem for many women. But things are changing: The menstrual revolution movement has just started...

In 2011, Annemarie Harant (born in 1984 in Munich) and Bettina Steinbrugger (born in 1984 in Klagenfurt/Austria) founded erdbeerwoche - a platform and online shop for sustainable feminine hygiene. Both worked many years in the sustainability sector as a project manager and consultant before founding erdbeerwoche.

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