Sierra Leone's First Lady calls for end of female circumcision

Fatima Maada Bio surprises with powerful statement

First Lady Fatima Maada Bio (l.) with powerful statement.

++ BREAKING NEWS ++ First Lady of Sierra Leone calls for an end of female circumcision and advocates education for all girls.


Your donations have given Mamadi a new life

She is currently taking exams in order to be able to study at the university

Mamadi wants to study.

Mamadi thanks all donors and dreams of university studies.


Waris Dirie: "Mom, I forgave you a long time ago!"

Her mother held her down at female circumcision, today she is supported by her in the fight against FGM

Waris with her mother Faduma.

Read Waris Dirie's very personal words to her mother Faduma!


Six-year-old Fatu was saved by us

Mother Jacinta swears never to have her daughter circumcised

Fatu (above) was saved, mother Jacinta (below) is grateful.

Educational work and programs of the Desert Flower Foundation work!


School education instead of circumcision of little girls

Next construction phase of first "Desert Flower School" completed

Education for little girls is Waris Dirie's strongest weapon in the fight against female genital mutilation (FGM).