Red Triangle End FGM By wearing the Red Triangle you can help end FGM. Freedom Charity’s Aneeta Prem invented this logo a simple red triangle with a heart at the bottom to represent the female form. It is an empowering simple and since before time the downward facing Triangle has been used to represent this
Forced marriage figures highest recorded 2018. 47% of increase of reported of forced marriage calls to the forced marriage unit FMU compared to 2017. Freedom Charity were instrumental in making Forced marriage a criminal offence and although the increase is cause for alarm that so many vulnerable children and adults are subject to this it […]
End Female Genital Mutilation Freedom Charity believes we can end Female Genital Mutilation, this is a bariatric practice and we could all help this end in a generation. The End Female Genital Mutilation is achievable if we stand together and accept FGM is child abuse. Therefor remove the ‘cultural sensitivity and fear of being called […]
The Home Office released figures for 2016 from their Forced Marriage Unit (FMU) yesterday, and it shows unsurprisingly that the young are very vulnerable, with a staggering 26% of the victims they supported being below the age of 18. Of the 1,145 cases they dealt with, 80% of those involved female victims. The FMU is […]
International Day Zero Tolerance Female Genital Mutilation https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/feb/06/anti-fgm-campaign-red-triangle-uk-global-day-opposition The 6th of February marks the International Day Zero Tolerance Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). There are an estimated 137,000 women and girls affected by FGM in England and Wales. 200 million women and girls have gone through FGM worldwide.
200,000,000 women and girls have suffered from FGM in 27 different countries and here in the UK it is estimated that over 130,000 women and girls are victims. Education plays a key role tackling it. “As a safeguarding professional I know that girls from the UK are going through FGM: we need to be proactive” – Gina Soas (2016) “The Freedom Charity […]
Female Cutting Female Cutting, 200 million women and girls worldwide have gone through the horror of , Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). In other words, the cutting and removal of a woman’s genitals. According to the World Health Organisation FGM is the “partial or total removal of the external female genitalia or other injury to […]
Charity Knitting Are you part of a Knit and natter group, an ethical company, school or just looking to help an amazing cause? Well look no further. International FGM Day is on the 6th of February and Freedom charity is asking for you to get involved in our Red Triangle campaign to end FGM. 170,000 […]
Men prevent FGM Men and boys can play a critical role in preventing female genital mutilation (FGM). Freedom Charity sees men and boys as instrumental in the helping to eradicate FGM.
Join Freedom Charitiy’s Red Triangle campaign to end FGM. Ending Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a United Nations global priority and in response to this Freedom Charity is going to be launching it Red Triangle campaign to help stop FGM. Our vision is for everyone to wear a red triangle on national FGM day on February […]