6:30 pm18:30

Period Party

  • The Bell Pub

Join the Period Party which includes a Pub Quiz, Vulva Crafts and Vagina Games.

Organised by This Is A Vagina for Binti International.

Enterance fee £5

6:00 pm18:00

PwC - International Womens Day

  • PwC

PWC Sikh Network and Binti are joining forces to host an event for International Womens Day.

Other speakers include:
Lord Raj Loomba CBE
Manjit K Gill - Binti International
Rani Bilkhu -  Jeena International
Nikki Seera - PwC

6:00 pm18:00

International Womens Day - London

  • Blackfriars Wine Bar

The Edinburgh Collection sponsors Art Night with internationally renowned artist Nimisha Bhanot  at the Blackfriars Wine Bar. Organised by Binti, a charity that promotes menstrual dignity through access to sanitary protection and education, globally. So let’s get creative, smash shame around periods and be bold for change.

Our very own Ambassador Anila Dhami will be hosting the event.

Book your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/international-womens-day-paint-night-with-nimisha-bhanot-tickets-32201255823
£45 to join in with Paint Night and you receive a raffle ticket
£20 to attend the night.

We will be accepting the donation at the door. All money from the tickets will be donated to Binti. 

1:00 pm13:00

International Womens Day Poetry Workshop

  • Thornton Health Leisure Centre

Join Spoken Word artists Jaipreet Kaur and Darren Random to celebrate International Women's Day by writing poems about menstruation!

Organised by Binti, a charity that promotes menstrual dignity through access to sanitary protection and education, globally.

So let's get creative, smash shame around periods

Book your ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/international-womens-day-poetry-workshop-tickets-32006125182
 £5 (buys a year's supply of pads for one girl)

6:30 pm18:30

International Womens Day 2017 in partnership with Lyca Health

  • Lyca Health

Binti International is in partnership with Lyca health to mark International Women’s day 2017. A wonderful line up of speakers who will focus on women’s health along with this years theme Be Bold for Change. Do you know what is on the market for women’s health? Have we made any changes in stigma and taboo? Do you know what a vulva looks like, or the signs of an abnormal period? What about the health and diagnostic services available on your doorstep? Join us for a fun and informative evening.

Book your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/international-womens-day-with-lyca-health-and-binti-international-tickets-32361214263

An excellent line up of speakers:
Dr. Manpreet Gulati
Nimisha Bhanot
Mr Michael Savvas
Dr Anita Mitra
Dr Rupy Aujla
Manjit K. Gill

Hosted by Karen Sutton CEO at National CSR Awards 

Dr Manpreet Gulati
Founded Lyca Health with his business partner Sen Kandiah, and Prema Subaskaran as the Chairperson under the broad Umbrella of the Lyca Group With more than 25 years’ experience in diagnostics and healthcare, he has a clear vision of the future of health care in the UK and India.

Nimisha Bhanot
A contemporary Canadian artist whose work critiques the societal role and perception of South Asian women from a bicultural lens. Being Indo-Canadian has influenced the themes in Nimisha’s work as she aims to portray the process of accepting and rejecting associated with building a dichotomous identity.

Mr Michael Savvas
Highly active in the field of research and publishes extensively in the fields of menopause, infertility and PMS, as well as colposcopy. He has special interests in a number of areas
including the management of women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Menopause and HRT. 

Dr Anita Mitra
An NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with a passion for sharing health-related information. She is also a science ambassador and a self-confessed geek, with an interest in oncological research.

Dr Rupy Aujla
An NHS doctor with a speciality in General Practice and loves creating healthy recipes using ingredients that may have health benefits. His aim is to inspire everyone to look at their diet, use more nutritional ingredients to lead happier healthier lives.

Manjit K. Gill
CEO and founder of the phenomenal UK registered charity, Binti International. Binti has a vision to create a world where all women have menstrual dignity. Her mission with Binti International is to create a huge, social impact whilst generating a sustainable organisation.

5:30 pm17:30

How Can Periods Save the Planet? –  Menstruation & the Environment

  • 20 Club Row London, England, E2 7EY United Kingdom

Speaker Panel:

Sally King – Director, Menstrual Matters
Laura Coryton – End Tampon Tax Campaign
Kath Clements - Campaigns & Marketing Manager, Mooncup
Joshna Raghwani – Director Corporate Social Responsibility, Binti Int
Jane Hudson Jones - NICE Endometriosis Guideline Development Committee
Chair: Natasha Piette, WEN Environmenstrual Project Officer

Objective of the event:

To highlight the diverse issues associated with menstruation worldwide. We will explore the health and environmental impacts of menstruation practices, and what some sustainable solutions might be to break down the taboo in various global contexts.

World Health Innovation Summit
Mar 3

World Health Innovation Summit

  • Harraby Community Campus

Manjit K Gill, CEO of Binti will be speaking at the World Health Innovation Summit alongside a host of NHS staff, doctors, midwives

10:00 am10:00

Anila Dhami's 5km run

Our fabulous Binti Ambassador Anila Dhami will be putting her fitness to the test and will be doing a 5km run for her birthday to fundraise for Binti.

If you would like to sponsor Anila, please click on the link and donate!

11:00 am11:00

National Asian Wedding Show

  • Radisson Blu Edwardian Heathrow

The Binti team will be at the National Asian Wedding Show. 

If you are visiting or exhibiting please come and visit our stand.