Tareto Maa Organization

Tareto Maa is a community based organization in rural Kenya. The self-help group runs information campaigns on Girls' Rights and Child Health, and aims to overcome the outdated traditions of female circumcision and forced marriages within the Maasai community. Tareto Maa offers a Relief Center for young girls in our community, who refuse to be mutilated and married without consent. By this means we aim to overcome outdated, illegal and violent traditions which cause so much harm to the girls. The group's work focuses on the region where we are seated: Kilgoris and the surrounding area in Transmara District. The local pastor is a member of the community project and acts as a contact person ...

Tareto Maa, Anniversary Logo

Tareto Maa, Anniversary Logo
Photo from Progress Report 'FGM on the decline! And more good news to celebrate' (view small | med | large | orig)

Tareto Maa, April 2014

Tareto Maa, April 2014
Photo from Progress Report 'FGM on the decline! And more good news to celebrate' (view small | med | large | orig)

Meeting with donors in Nairobi

Meeting with donors in Nairobi
Photo from Progress Report 'A book, a choir and news from Austria and the U.S.' (view small | med | large | orig)

New glasses for some of the girls

New glasses for some of the girls
Photo from Progress Report 'A book, a choir and news from Austria and the U.S.' (view small | med | large | orig)

The Tareto Maa Book

The Tareto Maa Book
Photo from Progress Report 'A book, a choir and news from Austria and the U.S.' (view small | med | large | orig)
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