#End FGM

  • Article: COVID-19 Threatens Kenya’s Goal to End Female Genital Mutilation by 2022

    COVID-19 Threatens Kenya’s Goal to End Female Genital Mutilation by 2022

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 18, 2020

    School closures have reportedly led to “mass cuttings” involving hundreds of girls. Read more

  • Article: Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi Wants to Influence Generations of Young Africans to Become Changemakers

    Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi Wants to Influence Generations of Young Africans to Become Changemakers

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 12, 2020

    “The louder we scream about social issues the more the world cannot continue to ignore us.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Powerful Points Made By Kenya’s President in ICPD speech

    5 Powerful Points Made By Kenya’s President in ICPD speech

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 14, 2019

    Global Citizen's at the International Conference on Population and Development in Nairobi. Read more

  • Article: Emma Watson Just Shared an Anti-FGM Video You Need to See

    Emma Watson Just Shared an Anti-FGM Video You Need to See

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 8, 2019

    The charity made one of Watson’s “favourite campaign videos ever” — and you have to see it. Read more

  • Article: With US Federal FGM Law Struck Down, Attention Shifts to States

    With US Federal FGM Law Struck Down, Attention Shifts to States

    From Voice of America|Dec. 11, 2018

    Now, Michigan has some of the toughest FGM laws in the country. Read more

  • Article: Michigan Judge Dismisses Charges in Historic FGM Case

    Michigan Judge Dismisses Charges in Historic FGM Case

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 21, 2018

    In the US, more than 500,000 women and girls have experienced or are at risk of FGM. Read more

  • Article: FGM Rates Drop in East Africa — But There's Much More Work to Be Done

    FGM Rates Drop in East Africa — But There's Much More Work to Be Done

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 7, 2018

    Rates fall in some countries but the number of women impacted by FGM globally is expected to rise. Read more

  • Article: Campaigners Demand Anti-FGM Law as Girls Bleed to Death in Somalia

    Campaigners Demand Anti-FGM Law as Girls Bleed to Death in Somalia

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 18, 2018

    Four girls - aged between 10 and 11 years old - have died in the last three months. Read more