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  • This September FORWARD’s Youth Programme established a new Youth Advisory Council formed of 12 inspirational and motivated young women! What is the Youth Advisory Council? The Youth Advisory Council will shape FORWARD’s national youth programme from within through regular meetings and feedback. They will also gain skills to support their personal and professional development, as well […]

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  • FORWARD was featured on BBC Newsnight on the 5th September in a programme which investigated female genital mutilation (FGM) in the UK. FORWARD’s Head of UK Programmes and Operations, Toks Okeniyi was interviewed about the delays in investigations of FGM cases. FORWARD wishes to expand further on our experiences and perspective on the current investigation […]

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  • FORWARD is seeking an actor and film to be involved in a short film production in London as part of the Uncomfortable Conversations project. All roles will be paid. We are looking for the following: 1 male actor, with moderate to fluent Enlgish and Arabic, acting skills and/or experience, who can learn a script quickly, […]

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  • FORWARD is seeking submissions from artists, particularly BAME artists, for a Hidden Scars exhibition to be held later in the year. The exhibition will aim to highlight the physical and mental trauma suffered by many women due to FGM, child marriage and similar issues affecting African girls and women.

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