„I work for GAMS,” Khady said as invited speaker at a meeting of FIM on September 14, 2012. “It stands for Groupe de Femmes contre les Mutilations sexuelles [Women’s Group against Sexual Mutilation]. So those seeking counseling know where we stand on this issue.” The question had been, how can advisors bring their clients to talk about this specific, taboo theme? In Germany, sensitivity and tact were writ so large that they sometimes inhibited discussion. “Often we don’t even have to ask,” Khady remarked. “Women come with a need to open up about their trauma.”
- FGM: Tough Questions, No (‘sexy’) Answers. Call for papers on March 8, International Women’s Day
- Female Genital Mutilation: Myth, Memoir, Media, Money – and Sex — Oxford IGS Workshop Programme
- Supporting protest against trivializing rape, i.e. adult males’ ‘marriage’ to children
- On Zero Tolerance to FGM Day: “Unbitten Tongues” — A Festschrift (book of honor) for Efua Dorkenoo OBE (1949 – 2014).
- Female Genital Mutilation and the Arts: Rich Resource in the Fight to Stop It