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H.E. Amira Elfadil Mohammed Elfadil Jul 18
With the leadership of the African Union Commission and Burkina Faso, we now have the right momentum and space, in the form of the Saleema Initiative, to speak with one voice across the continent that no girl and no woman will be left behind ~ Dr. Hala Youssouf Chief of
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Norway | African Union Jul 19
«FGM is not a women’s issue, it is everyone’s issue» - AU Commissioner Important event hosted by AU Champion on Burkina Faso, , , and 👏🏼 ❗️We need to end harmful practices against women and girls by 2030❗️
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Aya Chebbi Jul 19
We are with you commissioner to rally youth to lead campaign because young people are at the forefront to end ✊🏽
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H.E. Amira Elfadil Mohammed Elfadil Jul 18
is not a women issue, it’s everyone’s issue.. from here will broaden the dialogue to engage leaders, youth, traditional and opinion leader to through our initiative which AU launched during February summit this year.
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Saleema Initiative Jul 18
is a Human Rights Violation is Sexual & Gender Based Violence is a Harmful Practice has no health benefits can be fatal does not protect girls & women
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Saleema Initiative Jul 18
In order to we need a holistic approach that takes into account every aspect of this Violation from legislative framework to working with communities. This is how the Saleema Initiative will end FGM by 2030 to move towards the
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Saleema Initiative Jul 18
S.E. Le Président et Champion de l’ sur l’Elimination des Mutilations Génitales Féminines durant le lancement de la Saleema Initiative. Nous le remercions pour son engagement envers l’abandon de cette pratique néfaste
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Saleema Initiative Jul 18
Thanks to a strong partnership between the and the many African countries have been able to implement programmes to . Let’s continue this important work together The EU Ambassador to the AU
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UNFPA LO to AU & ECA Jul 18
We need to think of without demonizing the parents that decide to perform it on their daughters, but work with them to empower women and change the social norm in order to
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UNFPA DC Jul 15
How 's Plans to via This is the work of and - upholding rights and improving lives.
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UNFPA Ethiopia Jul 17
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Saleema Initiative Jul 18
« The Saleema Initiative aims at empowering women to go from a culture they have no say in, to a culture they will shape and benefit from” H.E. Commissioner Amira ElFadil
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Saleema Initiative Jul 18
Starting in a few minutes the High Level Reception on Female Genital Mutilation to close the 2 days Experts Group Meeting The experts on will share their findings and recommendations on legislation, medicalization, social norms change to
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UNFPA LO to AU & ECA Jul 17
Starting now: the Experts Group Meeting on Female Genital Mutilation Organized by and the OHCHR office in Addis Ababa Experts from around the world will be sharing their expertise to strengthen the common work to
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Saleema Initiative Jul 5
What is the goal of a Regional Conference on Eliminationg & ? What kind of advances were achieved in ? Who attended? All the answers to these questions are in our >
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Jaha's Promise Jun 30
The extraordinary story of 's return to Africa to end the practices that almost destroyed her life.  Watch this dramatic, award-winning film FREE on in Africa, the Middle East and Asia.  
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UNFPA Jun 28
“I will fight for the rights of girls, so that they do not undergo female genital mutilation (FGM).” — Tabitha, a 15-year-old student in Kenya and join the movement to :
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UNFPA ESARO Jun 22
What world do you imagine? imagines a world where no one is subjected to violence because of their gender. One where no girl is forced to marry or suffer female genital mutilation.
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William Samoei Ruto, PhD Jun 27
We appreciate the collaboration of , Anti-FGM Board and for efforts to end harmful cultural practices, such as FGM and child marriage that affects women's health, education and hinder their progress.
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Nafissatou J. Diop Jun 27
Bravo Kenya leadership. En route to Zero FGM
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