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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 -

Ifrah Foundation is currently planning a media academy for Somalia in partnership with the Global Media Campaign founded by The Guardian.

ADVOCACY

- LEGISLATION -

Ifrah Foundation is liaising with legal action worldwide and the Somali Government on its commitment to enshrine FGM/C legislation in Somalia.

CEP EMPOWERMENT

- Community education programs -

Ifrah Foundation oonduct on-going community education and empowerment programs in Somalia Including a highly successful outreach ‘Ambassador Network’ 

project and the ‘Dear Daughter’ campaign.

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. 

 

FILM SCREENINGS: A GIRL FROM MOGADISHU

Join us for virtual screenings of the feature film 'A Girl from Mogadishu' across the world during the United Nations 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence.

ABOUT IFRAH FOUNDATION

OUR Partners

Ifrah Foundation is a registered charity in the Republic of Ireland: CRN 20205142 | CHY 21629 | CLG 643603 

A certified NGO in the Federal Republic of Somalia: 
0001-D 2019 

Ifrah Foundation's registered address:
3 Main Street, Glaslough, Co Monaghan, Ireland & Hamar Jajab, Near Port, Mogadishu, Somalia

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