Waris Dirie: "Only we women can save Mother Earth!"

Education is the only effective instrument against Female Genital Mutilation and forced marriage

Waris Dirie gets into position (Photo: Jessica Keller/Blick).

Open letter from Waris Dirie on Women's Day 2020: Why she will never give up her worldwide fight against Female Genital Mutilation!


New musical "Wüstenblume" convinces with strong message

Moments of goosebumps during the world premiere at the theater St. Gallen

Waris Dirie with the ensemble (Photo: Andoni Lopez).

Standing Ovations! Musical "Wüstenblume" celebrates brilliant world premiere with Waris Dirie at theater St. Gallen.


"Wüstenblume" - only a few days left until the world premiere!

Last rehearsals before the musical premieres on 22 February at the Theater St. Gallen

The life story of Waris Dirie now comes on stage as a musical.

"WÜSTENBLUME" - the musical! The preparations for the premiere on February 22 are in full swing. A look behind the scenes. 


Waris Dirie appeals to the world: "Stop this madness!"

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) costs billions every year

Urgent appeal from Waris Dirie.

Following a WHO report, Waris Dirie calls on governments and religious communities: "COME TO YOUR SENSES!"


Kiera Chaplin helps the poorest in Africa

Charlie Chaplin's granddaughter sets a milestone with school opening

Kiera Chaplin opened first Desert Flower School in Sierra Leone.

Education stops female genital mutilation (FGM)! With Kiera Chaplin, the Desert Flower Foundation has a strong fellow campaigner on board.