Unbelievable: US lawyer argue FGM is constitutional

After Dr. Nagarwala was accused of performing FGM in an US clinic, their lawyers are now arguing in a landmark trial that female genital mutilation is a right under religious freedom protected by the First Amendment.


Peace Please!

To find our way to a peaceful world, we are meeting on the 23rd of June in Seefeld/Tirol – Austria.

From the 23rd to the 25th of June, I will present my Manifesto for Peace as the godmother of the Women for Peace Conference.


Minister Maneka Gandhi urges Bohra community to stop FGM

Earlier this year Dr. Nagarwala was accused of practising FGM in an US hospital, claiming that she only fulfilled her religious duties introduced by the Bohra community in India.


Waris Dirie: Thank you! Together we will change the world!

Together we will stop FGM!

Today I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart!
Over the years my fight against FGM has become OUR fight!

With your great support, we have been able to celebrate many milestones and there are many more to come!


USA: FGM has more than tripled

Since 1990, the number of women and girls under 18 living in the U.S. who have undergone or are at risk for FGM has more than tripled, with more than 500,000 who are either at risk or have had the procedure done.