Accelerating Efforts Towards Abandonment of FGM/C
and Improving Care for Women and Children Suffering Negative Consequences from the Practice

ABOUT ACCAF

Africa Coordination Centre for Abandonment of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (ACCAF) was formally established in 2012 as a trans-disciplinary, both in approach and personnel to champion efforts and address the gaps in abandonment of FGM/C in the Africa region within one generation. Read More

WHAT WE DO

To achieve our goals, ACCAF works with other stakeholders to combat Female Genital Mutilation (FGM/C) through community engagement and government lobbying, in recognition that many levels must be engaged to end these practices. Our programs enable women and girls from….Read More

GET INVOLVED

There are several ways that you can support our work to end FGM/C. Donations are always welcome but we also need Ambassadors to inform themselves about female genital mutilation/cutting and to spread the good news of abandonment and the hope that an end is possible within a generation. Read More

Donating regularly allows us to sustain our programmes and to plan for our future. Your donation will provide essential core funding which helps ACCAF to fund invaluable resources for our work such as community support, staff and awareness raising events.

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