E1 Engaging men in the fight against FGM, with Tony Mwebia


Tony Mwebia is an SDG 5 Advocate, mainly focusing on ending FGM through grassroots’ campaigns and blogging, as well as advocating for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights. He has over 5 years of experience working with NGOs and Government agencies in Kenya. His work is informed by a long history of advocacy for women through conducting community dialogues and sensitization aimed at changing people’s attitude and perception towards harmful cultural practices.

Tony is a Filming the Bridge to End FGM training Scholar 2017 by AIDOS (funded by UNICEF/UNFPAJoint programme to tackle FGM/C), Women Deliver Youth Scholar 2016 and a participant of the first ever End FGM Media campaign academy by Guardian Global Media Campaign to END FGM. In July 2017 he Addressed regional FGM consultative meeting in Zanzibar Co-hosted by UNFPA, Sonke Gender Justice and Men Engage Africa (MEA).

About Men End FGM

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