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In New Egypt, Women Fear the Return of Legal Female Genital Mutilation

by Manar Ammar –Egypt– “I was weeping and called on my mother for help, but the worst shock of all was when I looked around and […]

Activism, Arts & Culture, Egypt, Feature Articles, FGM, Politics & Democracy, Women's Rights

Lilian Mogiti Nyandoro, Anti-FGM Crusader, Liberates Maasai Women and Girls

by Joyce J. Wangui -Kenya- Though the name Lilian Mogiti Nyandoro may not mean much to those in Nairobi where she is based, in a small […]

Feature Articles, FGM, Human Rights, Kenya, Nairobi, NGO's, Politics & Democracy, Women in Leadership, Women's Empowerment

Outlawed Female Genital Mutilation Persists in Kenya

by Rachel Muthoni –Kenya– In a bid to retain culture and due to the greed of men who profit by marrying off their daughters, some communities […]

Feature Articles, FGM, Indigenous Culture, Kenya, The World

Kenya Is Burning: Women’s Voices Are Missing in the Making of the Nation

by Philo Ikonya – Kenya – The women of Kenya have always been aware of injustice in our society, all through the years. And they have […]

Africa, Feature Articles, FGM, Human Rights, Kenya, Politics & Democracy, Women's Empowerment