Mother sentenced to 11 years in prison for genital mutilation

Waris Dirie welcomes the verdict: "This is a clear warning to all!"

Waris Dirie welcomes London verdict.

++ BREAKING NEWS ++ One day after we successfully launched our "EndFGM" campaign, a London court pronounces a landmark verdict!


Father Peter Konteh elected as one of the 100 most influential personalities in Sierra Leone

He always lives his life for others and not for himself

Father Peter Konteh at the award ceremony.

Congratulations to our president of Desert Flower Foundation in Sierra Leone!


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.