Sometimes the activists concentrates their efforts more on prevention, and neglects the victims who are already with some medical and psychological consequences. The IAC developed as one of its strategic objectives, the health and psychological care to the victims of FGM, CM and other HTPs. Furthermore, special care must be provided to women and girls affected by various consequences of FGM like vascicovaginal fistula(VVF)
To do so, the IAC has established an Africa health professional network in 2009, in Nairobi, Kenya. With the support of the UEOMA. the IAC delivered the training to a number of professionals coming from various IAC National Committees to perform the surgery .
In addition, life skills training are also provided to the victims in order for them to overcome their situation support themselves economically and financially.
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