Ifrah Foundation was founded in 2010 by Ifrah Ahmed, an Irish citizen originally from Somalia. Ifrah Foundation has been active in Somalia since 2013, where it is a registered Civil Society Organisation (CSO). Ifrah Foundation is also a registered charity in Ireland.
Ifrah Ahmed is one of the world's top international FGM/C eradication advocates and activists. Ifrah has received multiple awards for her work and she campaigns relentlessly for legislation to ban FGM/C around the world. Ifrah is the Gender Advisor to the Government in Somalia.
Ifrah Foundation aims to:
Support the work of Ifrah Ahmed
Implement a National FGM/C Eradication Program in Somalia
Support similar initiatives in the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) region in Africa.See more