Marriage, menstruation and sex can be terrifying for young women in Nepal with little relevant education. But a group of women in rural areas is helping to share information about sex – still a taboo topic in many parts of the world – among their peers. It is part of project spearheaded by the Family Planning Association of Nepal.
• Rachel Williams travelled to Banke district, west Nepal, and Kavre district, south-east of Kathmandu, courtesy of the International Planned Parenthood Federation. Its 152 member associations deliver contraceptive, educational, maternal health, counselling and abortion services