FGM-shock in Switzerland: 15,000 affected girls and not a single case has been brought to Court!

Do African circumcisers also practice in Switzerland?

4 out of 5 gynecologists and 2 out of 3 midwives report that they already have had contact with circumcised girls and women!


5 years Desert Flower Center Berlin: the big interview

Youngest FGM-patient at the Desert Flower Center was 8 years old!

"Our youngest FGM patient was eight years old! She lives in Germany and was cut at the tender age of 8 months in Gambia. In the summer of 2015, her parents came to me and asked for help."


There is nothing like Mom hugs!

Our Moms are absolutely amazing and there are just millions of reasons why we love them to the moon and back! 


Waris Dirie is GALA BEAUTY IDOL 2018!

For the 22nd time, the BEAUTY IDOL AWARD 2018 by GALA-magazine was presented in Baden-Baden yesterday.

Waris Dirie was honored as BEAUTY IDOL 2018 and honored for her valuable work as a human rights activist:




Desert Flower Workshop saves Mariama from FGM!

"I'm so grateful! Today I cannot understand how I could have considered having my wonderful daughter cut! Through attending Desert Flower Workshops, I’ve learned that FGM is wrong! Only now can I understand how harmful FGM is! (...)"