Waris Dirie, model, author, actress and human rights activist of Somali origin attends the opening of a hospital ward in Berlin on September 11, 2013. For over 12 years, Waris Dirie and her 'Desert Flower Foundation' has fought against female genital mutilation (FGM) worldwide. At least 150 million women and girls are affected by this cruel practice, which continues to be performed in Africa, but also in Asia, Europe, America and Australia. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN
Tamara Beckwith, Alessandra Rehder, Waris Dirie, Natalia Vodianova, Anouska Beckwith and Claudia Legge attend the 'A Wanderer's Eyes' - World Wide Women Exhibition Premier - Cocktail on September 28, 2012 in Paris, France.