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UNICEF launches a groundbreaking new report about female genital mutilation/cutting. Girls are less likely to be cut today than they were 30 years ago, but too many are still at risk.  In most countries where FGM/C is practiced, the majority of girls and women think it should end. Learn more: http://ow.ly/ncrPx ‪#‎endFGM‬

UNICEF has launched new report about female genital mutilation/cutting that looks at data from 29 countries over the past 20 years. Overall, support for the practice is declining - even in countries where FGM/C is widespread, such as Egypt and Sudan.

STOP #FGM.  ITS 2013.  GET OVER IT, WOMEN ARE HUMANS TOO!

"FEMEN Germany: This is a crime against whole humanity, and male circumcision must be addressed as well.

Archie Panjabi is as vivid as her message: stop violence against women.

Archie Panjabi is as vivid as her message: stop violence against women.

137,000 WOMEN IN THE UK AFFECTED BY FGM!  Read Waris Dirie's statement here: http://retteeinekleinewuestenblume.de/en/news-detail/87.html

UN calls for ban on ‘grotesque practice’ of female genital mutilation (Photo: Florian Seefried / Getty Images) In when Waris Dirie was a in Somalia, her mother held her down on a.

A collection of knives, blades and amulet used for female circumcision in Kenya's Pokot district

Waris Dirie receives Campaigning award for FGM work

"More than new cases of female genital mutilation have been revealed by a single London maternity unit and staff admit that other cases could have 'slipped through the net.

Meet Josephine Finda Sellu. As the deputy nurse matron on the Ebola ward in Sierra Leone, she had never stopped toiling away for the sick. She's lost 15 nurses. She has not been infected.

Those Who Serve Ebola Victims Soldier On

Josephine Finda Sellu, deputy nurse matron at a government hospital in Kenema, Sierra Leone, where 15 Ebola nurses have died and who thought about quitting. May everyone's god bless her!

30 countries with endorsed country investment plans to make an impact on levels of poverty and hunger.

Join the fight against extreme poverty

Food for thought: Uganda & Nepal are two of the 30 countries with endorsed country investment plans to make an impact on levels of poverty and hunger which in turn will impact access to education.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali was a victim of female circumcision...she is opposed to it for ALL babies & children.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali was a victim of female circumcision.she is opposed to it for ALL babies children.

The International Violence Against Women Act of 2010 (IVAWA)

Women Thrive Worldwide works to create a world in which women and men work together as equals so that they, their families and their communities can thrive.

FGM of female genital mutation is een zeer groot probleem in Afrika en door migratie binnenkort een probleem voor de hele wereld en het moet ook opgelost worden. Jaarlijks lijden meer dan 150 miljoen meisjes aan een vrouwelijke besnijdenis en in het boek zoekt men hiervoor de oorzaken en ook hoe we dit kunnen oplossen.

FGM prevalence UNICEF 2014 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Freedom cannot be achieved unless the women have been amancipated from all forms of oppression. Nelson Mandela

Though best known for overcoming apartheid, Nelson Mandela also worked to enshrine gender equality in South Africa& constitution and advocated for women& rights worldwide

"More countries have understood that women's equality is a prerequisite for development." -Kofi Annan (Photo: "Half the Sky" by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn) So inspired by this book and film series

The Killers Music Video: Goodnight, Travel Well. An exclusive collaboration between UNICEF, MTV EXIT and USAID to raise awareness about sex trafficking.  End violence against women!

The Killers Music Video: Goodnight, Travel Well. An exclusive collaboration between UNICEF, MTV EXIT and USAID to raise awareness about sex trafficking. End violence against women!

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