A PETITION_edited
10422136_10152891651060753_6370371680419391943_n-640x340.jpg
8090352046_37b352b6ff_b_edited
IFRAH AND JAHA.jpg
Ifrah Award 9_edited
DSC_0025.JPG
 

ABOUT IFRAH FOUNDATION

Ifrah Foundation's vision is the eradication of FGM/C in Somalia and beyond. This vision will be achieved through sustained engagement with Government and strategic partners, in our key areas of action: Advocacy, Awareness and Community Empowerment. Ifrah Foundation was founded in 2010 by Ifrah Ahmed, an Irish citizen originally from Somalia. Ifrah Ahmed is one of the world's foremost campaigners against FGM/C and is Gender Advisor to the Government of Somalia.  

 

Ifrah Foundation is a registered charity in Ireland and in Somalia.

 
 

Model of SYSTEMIC Change

Ifrah Foundation has developed a ‘Model of Systemic Change’ program, which relies on working in partnership with key stakeholders, including government agencies and civil society, to amplify and sustain our three pillars of action: Advocacy, Awareness Raising and Community Empowerment. 

 

awareness

- Media -

Our awareness raising work spans from radio to press to social media, sharing information on the harmful affects of FGM.

326339_205765989500665_100002017964419_470366_804518228_o (1).jpeg

ADVOCACY

- LEGISLATION -

Ifrah Foundation is working with partners to promote the adoption of adequate FGM/C legislation in Somalia.

CtTHJOHXEAAMKli.jpg

CEP EMPOWERMENT

- Community education programs -

Ifrah Foundation implements regular community education and empowerment programs in Somalia including a highly successful outreach ‘FGM Ambassador Network’ 

project and the ‘Dear Daughter’ campaign.

Unknown.jpg

Model of SYSTEMIC Change

Ifrah Foundation has developed a ‘Model of Systemic Change’ program, which relies on working in partnership with key stakeholders, including government agencies and civil society, to amplify and sustain our three pillars of action: Advocacy, Awareness Raising and Community Empowerment.