Arunachalam Muruganantham POSTPONED

  • Event Start: 24th May 2019, 5:00pm
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Unfortunately this event has had to be postponed, but we hope to be able to reschedule for June.  We will bring you news as soon as possible

Pad Man

Muruganantham is the inventor of a low-cost sanitary pad-making machine and has worked to increase awareness of unhygienic practices around menstruation.  In 2014, he was ranked in TIME magazine’s list of the 100 Most Influential People in the world, and in 2016 he was awarded the Padma Shri award by the Indian Government.  His story has been the subject of numerous films, with Period, End of Sentence, winning the 2018 Academy Award for the Best Documentary (Short Subject)