Swiss court confirms judgement in genital mutilation trial

Somali woman sentenced to eight months' conditional imprisonment

Waris Dirie (middle) with children rescued from FGM.

Success and scandal! Swiss court confirms FGM ruling. But the Islamic Central Council of Switzerland continues to insist on female genital mutilation.


Even little Jane (6) was saved by us

Thanks to your donations, the future of the six-year-old-girl and her family is guaranteed

Jane was rescued by us from FGM.

Next success! Desert Flower Foundation saves 33 girls from Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).


Waris Dirie honored with Sunhak Peace Prize 2019

Female genital mutilation must be eradicated in our age

Waris (right) with Dr. Adesina at the ceremony in Seoul.

Waris Dirie was honored in Seoul with the Sunhak Peace Prize 2019 for her tireless efforts.


Waris Dirie criticizes: "Governments do far too little against FGM!"

Politics and the international community must finally act

Waris Dirie (right) fights tirelessly against FGM.

Clear statement by Waris Dirie on International Day Against Female Genital Mutilation.


First conviction for FGM in Great Britain!

Mother from Uganda could go to jail for up to 14 years

In this London court the verdict was pronounced.

Milestone! Court sentenced a woman for female genital mutilation for the first time in Great Britain.