THROUGH HER EYES #2 : AN ALTERNATIVE WAY TO USHER GIRLS INTO WOMANHOOD – WITHOUT FGM

THROUGH HER EYES #2 : AN ALTERNATIVE WAY TO USHER GIRLS INTO WOMANHOOD – WITHOUT FGM
March 29, 2023 Lensational Admin
In Their Stories

#ThroughHerEyes is a new monthly column dedicated to sharing the stories and perspectives of under-represented women. Each month, a story by a Lensational storyteller is published on the website of Azickia, a young and innovative foundation who are proud to support this series.

Female genital mutilation (FGM) has persisted as one of the major challenges facing girls and young women in native communities in Kenya, and especially in nomadic pastoralist communities. This is despite the government’s efforts to put an end to the practice, including a law implemented in 2011 banning and penalising it.

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