So the headline reads Freedom charity saving lives. Behind every headline is a heart breaking story. When someone makes a decision to escape a forced marriage they may have no idea of how walking away from their family will affect their lives. Today the BBC highlight the loneliness someone faces when they escape a […]
PSHE Association accredited Freedom Charity FGM lesson plans based on Cut Flowers book by Aneeta Prem
Freedom Charity FGM lesson plans and guidance notes on teaching FGM. based on Aneeta Prem’s book Cut Flowers, with PSHE Association accreditation. This has been ‘long awaited’, ‘needed’ and ‘brilliant!’ 200 million girls and women a year have undergone FGM. Freedom Charity FGM lesson plans developed in partnership with the PSHE Association are ground breaking.
Every 23 minutes a girl in the UK is undergoing the barbaric practice of FGM . Freedom Charity deals with human rights abuses and female genital mutilation (FGM) is one of the worst kind of child abuse there is. It comes under the heading dishonour violence and it is a criminal offence.
Education institutes are inviting Freedom Charity into their schools and in return receive training and inspiring assemblies and copies of But its not Fair.
The Fight Against Forced Marriage Aneeta Prem addressing Cambridge university on forced marriage. Freshers’ Week in Cambridge has just finished, and along with it another round of Consent Workshops, made a compulsory part of many Colleges’ Freshers’ Week programme last year. In a new development this year, the Cambridge Union is set to run a ‘Consent […]
I have to admit that, like many things in this strange world, I was completely in the dark about FGM. I have to use the acronym rather than the full and frankly too-descriptive title, as the physical horrors that some people endure, in the name of ‘tradition’, makes my stomach churn. As I sit here […]