1. Chairwoman

Zion Melak, ’64, comes from Eritrea and has lived in Germany since 1980. Since 2011, the mother of two has been publicly committed to the abolition or elimination of female genital mutilation. She works as an integration consultant, interpreter and speaker.

2. Chairman

Volker Eisele, ’65, is a certified psychologist and works as a child and family therapist. He has accompanied Zion Melak since the beginning of her work and is the association’s right hand man.

3. Treasurer

Marion Schmidt, teacher


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