Gender, Sex & Sexuality: KENYA | Escape: Tasaru Safehouse for Girls

Salula Sylvia Naingisa, 11, grooms Semerian Janet Pere, 17, while Sereya Emily Nchoko (right), 12, primps in front of the mirror at the Tasaru Safehouse for Girls on December 26, 2006 in Narok, Kenya. The Tasaru Safehouse supports board, lodging and education of young Maasai girls from preteens to late teens who seek refuge from female circumcision and early marriage. The Tasaru Ntomomok Safehouse for Girls is funded by VDay and UNFPA.
Tasaru Safehouse for Girls, Narok

Salula Sylvia Naingisa, 11, grooms Semerian Janet Pere, 17, while Sereya Emily Nchoko (right), 12, primps in front of the mirror at the Tasaru Safehouse for Girls on December 26, 2006 in Narok, Kenya. The Tasaru Safehouse supports board, lodging and education of young Maasai girls from preteens to late teens who seek refuge from female circumcision and early marriage. The Tasaru Ntomomok Safehouse for Girls is funded by VDay and UNFPA.