From the movie « Flower of the desert »
R 4C is a Belgian not-for-profit association that:
- promulgates the abdication of female circumcision / female genital mutilation (FGM / C) and child marriage in sub-Saharan Africa and around the world;
- contributes to the promotion of women’s rights and their empowerment through public debates and the sharing of information;
- stimulates collective awareness on beliefs and customary practices which are a direct cause of different forms of FGM / C and the problem of early marriage;
- creates mass media reports for the increase of awareness within concerned communities in a spirit of mutual learning and in respect of social realities in which the change occurs.
The values, commitment and action of the R4C team are based on trust, respect and dedication.