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Women and Children

Franciscans International pays special attention to the issues and challenges facing women and girl children. 

FI works closely with Franciscans at the grassroots and the United Nations 'Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women'.


  • Franciscans raise awareness on Phenomenon of so-called "witch children" in North Benin.
  • FI submitted an Alternative Report on gender discrimination in Kenya reported by Franciscans.