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Ten Years of Vagina Victories


2002: SAFE H({})USE - KENYA

The first V-Day Safe House for The Girls fleeing female genital mutilation is opened in Narok, Kenya through the work and leadership of Agnes Pareyio. It offers fifty girls a safe residential shelter, and enables them to continue their schooling.

2002: R({})ME

A Rome Summit in September brings together over 30 V-Day activists from 17 countries including Afghanistan, Bosnia, Guatemala, Kenya, Philippines, South Africa and USA to strategize about ending violence against women and girls worldwide.