Victim of a cruel rite


€ 16.00
Publisher: Cairo Editore
Pages: 190
ISBN/EAN: 9788860520074

Preface by Emma Bonino

Every year two million little girls undergo infibulation at the risk of their lives. And 130 million women in the world have undergone this mutilation which according to tradition, increases female fertility and guarantees the virginity and faithfulness of wives.Khady experienced this nightmare when she was seven. Now, an adult, she has found the courage to fight to save other girl children from a rite that deprives them forever of the pleasure of making love.

The author
Khady was born in Senegal. Currently she is president of the Brussels EURONET, réseau européen de lutte contre mutilations genitales féminines.

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