Education
 Kenya
Project #5574

Support girls' primary education in Maasai Kenya

by Kakenya's Dream
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Jun 21, 2011

New report: Female genital cutting in Maasai Kenya

the nurse, concealed for her security
the nurse, concealed for her security

Community leaders and parents of KCE students have come together on their own to prohibit students from undergoing the female genital cutting "coming of age" ritual (FGC/FGM). This is an amazing piece of investigative reporting from Advocacy Project Peace Fellow Charlotte Bourdillon, who is spending 6 months at the Kakenya Center for Excellence. She probes into one of the most sensitive social issues in Maasai Kenya. Don't miss this, then consider a donation to support KCE.

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Kakenya's Dream

Location: Washington, DC - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.kakenyasdream.org
Project Leader:
Jennica Sehorn
Washington, District of Columbia United States
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