Updates from english-speaking countries.

Death of 21-year-old from FGM sparks new Campaign 

On the 21st of December 2021 21-year-old Maseray Sei was found dead in the Bondo Bush in Nyandeni Village, Bonthe District after undergoing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). Sowo women Sandy willing confessed to having initiatied Maseray Sei to FGM. This enabled activists to act fast and the court case was born.

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Justice for Her – TV documentary Working to get Justice for young FGM survivors, Kuria county, Kenya 

Justice for her was about challenges that girls go through when trying to access justice whenever they are forced to undergo Female Genital Mutilation. I went to Kehancha, Migori County with a team of two other people. I got to engage with girls who once tried to access justice without success, grassroots activists supporting girls to access legal justice, and grassroots paralegals who have been trained to handle children's cases.

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Radio conversations: Preparing for the new Generation that says No to FGM, Wajir county, Kenya  

The Day of the African Child (DAC) is celebrated every year. The motive is that the right time for Africa and the world in common to reflect on the progress made towards children's rights, as well as the barriers they continue to face and how to eliminate Harmful Practices like FGM and GBV affecting Children.

Continue ReadingRadio conversations: Preparing for the new Generation that says No to FGM, Wajir county, Kenya