Champions of Change: Community Voices Driving Campaign Against FGM

No. of pages: 36

Publication date: July 2017

Author: Douglas Waudo

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Kenya is part of the global UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) which is being implemented in 17 countries where the rite is practised. In Kenya, partners are working in 12 countiesto implement an integrated and holistic campaign towards ending FGM. Informed by a social norms perspective, the programme interventions are focusing on policy and legal environment, service provision and galvanising social dynamics through community approaches.