Ruby Raut

Awards night Tuesday 14th November Grosvenor House, London


At 12 in my home country of Nepal, I was banished bleeding and had to use unreliable and uncomfortable period products, it turns out these period stigmas and poorly designed period products exist all around the world.

This is Why I created WUKA. WUKA stands for Wake Up Kick Ass, we make period pants that completely replaces the need for disposable tampons and pads. We created the worlds first one size period pants that fit everyone too. Over half a million women and girls have already benefited from switching to WUKA and we’ve prevented billions of plastic disposables from polluting the planet. 

Join me in smashing taboos, ending the period stigma, and building a waste-free world at