Archive for July, 2012

Somali mothers against FGM

Posted on July 24, 2012 at 5:02pm by admin No Comment

By Zamzam Abdi Tatu Enlightened Somali mothers and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) survivors are progressively eradicating the practice in their own families by protecting their daughters and mobilizing young mothers in Nairobi. FGM  is performed for a variety of reasons – preserving virginity, improving marriage prospects or promoting cultural identity – many of which are…