American-born woman who underwent FGM reveals identity to raise awareness

An American-born woman bravely speaks with ABC News about undergoing FGM when visiting relatives in India. She now works as an activist to end the practice by educating and engaging with communities through her organization, Sahiyo. Read her story here:

http://nytlive.nytimes.com/womenintheworld/2016/06/22/american-born-woman-who-underwent-fgm-reveals-identity-to-raise-awareness/

1 Comment

  1. Saifuddin Merchant says:

    Would like to point out that mariya taher and her organization sahiyo have changed their agenda of banning FGM to making FGC illegal.
    You should seek a clarification from her.

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