NEW Action for Girls Available

The Working Group on Girls proudly shares our latest edition of Action for Girls, which features our 20 year history of working with and for girls’ rights globally. Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the last 20 years; we look forward to the next 20 years together!

Action for Girls 20th Anniversary Edition 2015 copy

UN seeks to end FGM

February 6th  is the United Nations’ International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. Following 12 months of historic change and growing FGM awareness, UN calls for concrete action against cutting girls and women.

Experts say we need multiple, mutually reinforcing strategies. For more information on the key ingredient in getting to zero FGM, click here.

“My mother’s refusal to undergo FGM has given me license to dream.” Click here to read more about one girl’s resistance to FGM.