NGOs – Associations

ACCEM – Spain (NGO dedicated to the defence of fundamental rights, the care and support of people in situations or risk of social exclusion) : https://www.accem.es/

AcDev – Senegal (NGO to improve the socio-economic and health conditions of women and children) : http://acdev-inter.org/#

Advocates for Social Change Kenya – ADSOCK – Kenya (NGO that promote gender equality and human rights) : http://adsock.org/

AIDOS – Italie (NGO that defend and promote women’s rights, dignity and freedom of choice) : https://www.aidos.it/

AJCAD – L’Association des Jeunes pour la Citoyenneté Active et la Démocratie – Mali (Association to support youth in multiple fields) : http://www.ajcadmali.org/index.php

AMREF Health Africa (Public Health NGO to improve the health of African communities) : https://amref.org/kenya

APF – Family Planning Association – Portugal (Specialized association on sexual and reproductive health) : http://www.apf.pt/

ATFGM – Association for the termination of FGM – Tanzania (Association to combat FGM) : http://www.atfgm.org/index.html

Centro Astalli –Jesuit Refugee Service  – Italy (Accompany and advocate on behalf of refugees and displaced persons) : https://centroastalli.it/

CLMGF – Belgium (Collective against Female Genital Mutilation) :https://www.clmgf.be/

Community & Family Aid Foundation – Ghana (NGO promoting the empowerment of women, communities and youth) : https://familyaidfoundation.wixsite.com/cafaf

Community Centre for Integrated Development – Cameroun(Organization which aims to advance the rights of communities, women, girls and young people) :http://comuceid.org/

Red Cross – Burundi (National Societies with a gender-based violence prevention programme) : http://croixrouge.bi/

DSW (NGO specialized on youth and the promotion of SRHR) : https://www.dsw.org/en/

Emayian Integrated Development Organization – EIDO – Kenya (NGO which work with Maasaï communities) : http://www.emayian.org/

Equilibres & Populations – France (NGO which improve the rights and health of women and girls in West Africa) : http://equipop.org/fr/equipop-2/

Fédération GAMS – France (NGO working violence against women and girls) : https://federationgams.org/

FOKUS – Forum for Women and Development – Norway (NGO to improve women’s rights and their participation in society) : https://www.fokuskvinner.no/

Fondation Rama – Burkina Faso (Structure which assist women who are victims of obstetrical fistula/prolapse , and combating harmful traditional practices) : http://fondationrama.com/

FORWARD UK – UK (Leading African women-led organization working on FGM, child marriages and other gender-based violence) : https://forwarduk.org.uk/  

GAMS Belgium – Belgium (NGO which contribute to the abandonment of female genital mutilation in Belgium and Worldwide) : http://gams.be/en/

Gender Care Initiative – GCI (NGO dedicated to the empowerment and development of women and young people) : http://www.gendercareinitiative.org/

Human Dignity Foundation – Ireland (Organization against violations of children’s rights, in particular sexual abuse and harmful practices) : https://www.humandignity.foundation/

INTACT – Belgium (Association for legal aid on FGM, forced marriage and honour-related violence) : https://www.intact-association.org/fr/

International Solidarity Foundation – Finland (NGO which aims to create a better world for women through empowerment and the fight against FGM) : https://solidaarisuus.fi/en/causes/ending-female-genital-mutilation/

Keoogo – Burkina Faso (Association for the protection of street children, particularly through medico-psychosocial care) : http://www.keoogo.bf/

Maison Plurielle – Belgium (Association against domestic and honour-related violence) : https://www.maisonplurielle.be/

Médecins Sans Frontières – Swiss (International NGO providing medical assistance to people in times of crisis) : https://www.msf.ch/

Médecins du Monde (International NGO providing medical assistance to people in need) : https://medecinsdumonde.be/

P&D Factor – Association pour la coopération en matière de population et de développement(NGO focused on the promotion of human rights) : https://popdesenvolvimento.org/index.php

Plan International – UK (NGOs advocating for the rights of children and girls) : https://plan-uk.org/

Respect for Change – Belgium (NGOs that inform and educate on FGM and child marriages) : http://www.respectforchange.org/

Tackle Africa (Organization raising awareness on issues related to HIV, sexual and reproductive health rights and empowerment through football) : https://tackleafrica.org/

Tanzania Development Trust – Tanzania (Community support organization, with a component on the fight against FGM) : http://www.tanzdevtrust.org/combatting-fgm/

Terre des Femmes Allemagne (NGO working against all human rights violations suffered by girls and women) : http://terre-des-femmes.de/

The Finnish League for Human Rights – Finland (Human Rights organization, which initiated a project to combat FGM) : https://ihmisoikeusliitto.fi/

The East African Centre for Human Rights – EACHRights (Regional NGO that seeks to initiate and undertake programs that promote, protect, and enhance Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ECOSOC Rights) in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania) : https://eachrights.or.ke/

UNAF – Spain (Union de Asociaciones Familiares – NGO that work for the well-being of families, and to prevent FGM in Spain) :https://unaf.org/fr/sante-sexuelle/prevention-et-intervention-face-aux-mutilations-genitales-feminines

Wadi (German-Iraqi NGO fighting FGM in the Middle East): https://wadi-online.org/category/stop-fgm/