Muino, Pokot on World Zero Tolerance to FGM Day

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A few pictures from the event hosted by Beyond FGM and Kepsteno Rotwo earlier this month           As you can see, the event was a great success and well attended. But the fight against FGM is all year round: DON’T FORGET OUR BUY A BRICK CAMPAIGN IS STILL RUNNING AND IN NEED OF… Read more »

FGM in England… and Wales?

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Part of the Government response to FGM, under the Female Genital Mutilation Act 2003, is the Female Genital Mutilation Protection Order (FGMPO). Since the introduction of the FGMPO in 2015, as part of a broader legal response to FGM, there has been a relatively low uptake in the number of orders granted. In the first three months of… Read more »

Working with Traditional Birth Attendants

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A two day workshop earlier this week focused on the dangers of FGM, and Forced or Early Marriage, for girls and women; particularly when it comes to childbirth. There was a very positive response, with many of the Traditional Birth Attendants keen for further involvement of Beyond FGM in their home villages. There was even… Read more »

Mambolea’s Song

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Our friend and brother Mambolea has created this heartfelt song, really worth a watch: The fight against FGM is for everyone in society, not just the women who are suffering or are at risk. We all have a part to play