Within less than a year of starting production, Anandi — a sanitary pad brand – has become a household name among women of Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan. Read more
We are driven by innovations
Who We Are
Aakar is a hybrid social enterprise that enables women to produce and distribute affordable, high-quality, ~100% compostable sanitary napkins within their communities while simultaneously raising awareness and sensitization of menstrual hygiene management
Through the Aakar Model we endeavour to break the silence around the issue of Menstrual Hygiene and provide knowledge and guidance to all stakeholders, especially Adolescent girls.
In 2013, Aakar became India’s first company to launch a ~100% compostable sanitary pad under the brand name “Anandi”
BY THE WOMEN FOR THE WOMEN