Baringo County Women Rep Gladwell Tungo on Monday launched a sanitary towels distribution programme.
Speaking during the event at Kabarnet town, the County Woman MP said her campaign is aimed at keeping girls in school.
Tungo said this was part of her women empowerment programme, aimed at addressing the barriers to girl-child education.
The Women Rep said the distribution of sanitary towels will reach girls across the county, from both secondary and primary schools.
“The programme we are launching today, distributing sanitary towels, will be implemented through the National Government Affirmative Action Fund and my office,”she said.
The sanitary towels for girls programmes is being implemented countrywide whereby every girl enrolled in a public basic education institution is provided with sufficient and quality sanitary towels.