Tag: FGM

Making a Rite Right

By Karen Fogarty | Date 18.10.2021

Hitting the headlines in Kenya this year is the spike in the number of women and girls being forcibly ‘circumcised’. …

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Thank You for Caring – Pandemic Response Impact

By Karen Fogarty | Date 04.11.2020

Right now, our Sisters and project partners are operating in countries where COVID-19 infection rates are escalating. The levels of stress they continue to face…

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“We are the light that will shine across Kenya, we will not undergo female genital mutilation”

By Karen Fogarty | Date 05.07.2016

These words were proudly echoed by 80 girls to their families, church members and the world, at a local parish in Nairobi, Kenya. The girls were taking part in the Rite of Passage program which has proven to be a successful alternative to undergoing female genital mutilation (FGM).

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