In order to change her fate, and that of the other girls in her community, 12-year-old Sabina demands that her parents give her permission to become a woman without undergoing FGM. In My Body, My Life Sabina fights for her rights and, together with hundreds of other girls her age, strives for change in hope that the tradition can be abolished for the next generation.
A rare look behind the scenes of Ghana’s 2008 presidential elections and at the larger-than-life politicians who battle to win the high-stakes political contest.
Screened as part of TOAFF16
A joyful message of hope for a better, greener and more sustainable future, celebrating grassroots movements from around the world
Beyond the Screen
People & Planet is the largest student network in Britain campaigning to end world poverty, defend human rights and protect the environment. They’re a student-led movement that empowers young people with the skills, confidence and knowledge they need to make change happen, at home and globally.
ActionAid is a leading international charity working in over 45 countries, working with the poorest women and children in the world, changing their lives for good.