ICRH Kenya

Prevention of FGM in Europe

Team members:
Els Leye; Isabelle Gillette-Faye; Cristiana Scoppa


  • Groupement pour l’Abolition des Mutilations Sexuelles (GAMS), France (project coordinator)
  • International Centre for Reproductive Health (ICRH), Belgium (project partner)
  • Associazione Italiana Donne per lo Sviluppo (AIDOS), Italy (project partner)


  • To sensitise NGOs and public institutions to support actively the fight against FGM
  • To sensitise the public opinion through the media on the problem of FGM and the prevention towards children, adolescents and women.


  • Seminar on IEC for beneficiaries, NGOs  in Paris
  • Media training seminar for NGOs in Rome
  • Advocacy towards stakeholders that fight against FGM
  • Guide on FGM for journalists and guide for professinals
  • Seminar on training of professionals
  • Cartography on FGM in Europe, with the publication of a synthesis  in Paris