Working together to

protect women and girls

from harmful practices

Oxford Against Cutting (OAC) is committed to working to help prevent female genital mutilation (FGM) and honour-based abuse (HBA) of girls and women living in the Thames Valley.


Over 1000 teachers and students reached at schools across the Thames Valley during 2018!


Chosen provider of anti-FGM training for NASUWT, the Teachers’ Union


“I lived with the effects of FGM for over 40 years and it wasn’t until I saw Oxford Against Cutting’s helplines poster in a bus shelter that I discovered help available at the Oxford Rose Clinic.”

Speak up against FGM!

Rubie Marie’s Story

November 5, 2020

A survivor of honour-based abuse and forced marriage, Rubie Marie, calls for more support for young girls.   Trigger warning: mentions of suicide, physical and mental abuse   The reason for experiencing honour-based abuse and forced marriage I endured the horrific taboo experiences of honour-based abuse myself in 1998/9 when I was 15 years old […]

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