The Global Media Campaign to End FGM (GMC) is working across Africa creating a web of over 375 African media activists. Together, we are bringing religious and traditional leaders on air to relentlessly call for an end to FGM.
“We’ve got this. We don’t need minders – we need enablers.”
Make a Difference!
Countries where our model has been implemented
Media Campaigners trained
Million people have seen and heard our campaigners’ anti-FGM message
Our End FGM media model has three stages:
National High level gathering on FGM
We bring together high-level leaders (including Heads of State, national Religious Leaders and high-profile media personalities) to make FGM a national priority.
Religious Leaders Media Training Academy
Over five days, we provide practical media campaign training to 35 of the most influential broadcasters, activists and religious leaders.
Direct Action Media Grants
Direct Action Media Grants are small grants, from $300 to $1000, that enable graduates from the Academy to create content and buy airtime for broadcast for three years.