Pickas Unified Foundation (PUF) is the private charitable foundation of The Pickas Unified Group. Incorporated in 2020 with the mission to enhance opportunities for social change through strategic investments that improve the health and wellbeing of young girls in Africa.
Pickas Unified Foundation is dedicated to adding value to people’s lives across Africa by facilitating good health and ensuring gender equality.
Pickas Unified Foundation through research found out how females still suffer from Female Genital Mutilation in Africa and around the world, hence, it has taken it as her CSR to create an awareness to eradicate Female Genital Mutilation across Africa.
Globally, an estimated 200 million females still alive have undergone Female Genital Mutilation. Additionally, an alarming estimate shows that 68 million girls in 25 countries still practising Female Genital Mutilation face being mutilated by the year 2030.
Pickas Unified Foundation aims to achieve these goals through creating digital awareness, development of informative and educational publications, providing advocacy tools for policymakers and advocates in the international, regional and local spheres to dissect the potential.