Action AlertsJune 16th, 2016
Tragically, 20 years after Fauziya Kassindja’s seminal victory, women seeking asylum are still being treated like criminals.
NewsMarch 1st, 2016
Meet a courageous survivor and the compassionate dentist who helped her regain her smile.
NewsFebruary 26th, 2016
USCIS recognizes that in communities where FGM/C occurs, other forms of persecution may await a girl or woman if she were forced to return to her home country.
NewsFebruary 15th, 2016
Reha’s courageous refusal to subject her daughter to female genital mutilation/cutting meant both their lives were suddenly at risk.
NewsAugust 7th, 2015
Jaha’s journey has been transformative, not just for her, but for me. I am humbled to see someone so young leading us all as we fight for equality for girls and women.
Success StoriesJuly 18th, 2015
In a culture where women are shunned for defying men, only her brother stood by her side.
NewsJuly 9th, 2015
“There was nowhere safe in my country for me,” she says. “I fought for 12 years.” Read Camille’s remarkable story of survival.