Prominent Foe of Female Circumcision Wins Prestigious $1.4 Million Templeton Prize

May 16, 2023

(Associated Press) – Edna Adan Ismail, a nurse-midwife, hospital founder, and health care advocate who for decades has combated female circumcision and strived to improve women’s health care in East Africa, was named Tuesday as winner of the 2023 Templeton Prize, one of the world’s largest annual individual awards. (Read More)