Anti-FGM Organisation in Japan

Women’s Action against FGM, Japan (WAAF) 

2-4-12 Rokkodai, Matsudo, Chiba 270-2203, Japan
Email: waafjapan@hotmail.com, waaf@jca.apc.org

WAAF was founded in 1996. It is run by a staff of volunteer female activists and has about 100 members. For a relatively small organisation, it has made significant strides in Japan by raising awareness about FGM/C, through seminars and workshops, and by sending financial support to anti-FGM/C projects in Africa.