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Men need to stand up for Women's rights

One of the key issues debated at the 2014 Girl Summit in London today was the role of men and boys in eradicating FGM/C and child marriage. Here’s why we think these issues MUST become the concern of men and boys…

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18.07.2014
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Lucy Gordon

My #Sheroes

This morning, the Staying Alive Foundation headed along to the UK’s Department for International Development in London for the 2014 Girl Summit. We’ve come away from the event with quite a few #Sheroes.

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Ethnic Violence Creates Humanitarian Crisis In Kenya
Published
18.07.2014
Author
leyla-hussein

How I survived female genital mutilation

Hearing my sister scream before it was my turn to be cut will haunt me for the rest of my life

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Published
18.07.2014
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#UseYourHead, end FGM!

Talking about FGM involves reaching into cultural cul de sacs and talking about “fannies”. Check out Integrate Bristol’s new creative anti-FGM campaign

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Published
14.07.2014
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wouter-van-dongen

Democratic Republic of Congo - CJFemmes

A look at the work of CJFemmes in the Democratic Republic of Congo

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Published
14.07.2014
Author
gautier

HIV education in DRC

Young people in Misisi, DRC, receive life-saving HIV education thanks to MTV Staying Alive

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Published
11.07.2014
Author
Lucy Gordon

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)

What is FGM/C and what’s the reality for girls and women who’ve been cut?

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Published
11.07.2014
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Win a date with The Vamps

Win a chance to go on a date with The Vamps and help fight HIV at the same time

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Published
10.07.2014
Author
Panmela Castro

Liberdade Para Quem?

Quando eu era adolescente na década de 90 a grande questão para nós, mocinhas, era a de manter a virgindade ou não. Muito se falava e discutia sobre o tema, e ainda casar violada poderia ser uma vergonha, e assim, muitas se mantinham ainda castas.

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Published
10.07.2014
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Panmela Castro

Freedom For Whom?

Street artist Panmela Castro from Rio de Janeiro shares her vision on Brazilian girls, sex and the fight for female freedom

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