Every woman has the right to control her own body. Every woman has the right to a full life, without being mutilated. Female genital mutilation (FGM) oppresses women and scars them for life. It is a vile expression of misogyny, a crude power play designed to control and to dominate.
125 million women have suffered this mutilation. Let’s work together to stop there being more.
Today, February 6th, is International Zero Tolerance for FGM Day. Today is the day to a stand against this brutal practice.
Watch this clip from Honor Diaries about the horrors of FGM: