Musu is lawyer and human rights defender from The Gambia. She has actively engaged in human rights promotion since she was 7 years old, advocating for the rights of children in The Gambia and elsewhere.
Through the five-part conversation curated by Eyala, Musu explores her experiences of girlhood and adolescence, drawing from her acts of resistance and where that has led her today. She discusses the paradox of her experience as a child bride despite her work in the human rights space and her visibility as a child activist. Musu also shares her story as a survivor of Female Genital Mutilation.
This is a summary of the conversation.