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  • Article: These Empowered Women Are Cutting FGM Out of Kenyan Life
    Girls & Women

    These Empowered Women Are Cutting FGM Out of Kenyan Life

    March 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Girls and women are learning farming and other trade to counter myths about dependence and weakness. Read more

  • Article: This Village Ditched FGM to Save Money and Empower Girls
    Girls & Women

    This Village Ditched FGM to Save Money and Empower Girls

    Jan. 29, 2018|News Deeply

    When villagers learned the price of initiation ceremonies, they radically reformed traditions. Read more

  • Article: Liberia's Celebrated FGM Ban Will Only Last a Year
    Girls & Women

    Liberia's Celebrated FGM Ban Will Only Last a Year

    Jan. 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists want new president George Weah to push for a permanent ban. Read more

  • Article: Michigan Is Poised to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation, But It’s Still Legal in 26 US States
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Is Poised to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation, But It’s Still Legal in 26 US States

    By Gabriella Canal|May 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    That’s not acceptable. Read more