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Jaha’s Promise

Jaha’s Promise documentary to have Irish Premiere at the Galway Film Fleadh

‘Jaha’s Promise’ tells the story of a young woman who having been brutalized by her country’s customs returns home determined to change the society that almost destroyed her. In The Gambia in West Africa Jaha Dukureh underwent female genital mutilation (FGM) as a baby and was brought to New York when she was 15 to marry a man she’d never met before.

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