Dr Linah Jebii Kilimo is an avid crusader against FGM and pushed for Kenya's Anti FGM Bill in 2011. She is instrumental in working with Government and NGOs in eradicating FGM in Kenya and beyond.
Dr. Kilimo has been internationally involved in anti-FGM activities by providing input to the drafting of the upcoming session of the UN General Assembly, seeking the adoption of a Resolution against FGM and for forceful action against FGM. Dr Kilimo also served as an MP in the East Constituency in Kenya and was the chairperson of Kenya Women Parliamentary Association. She also served as Former Assistant Minister for Cooperative Development in Kenya Government from 2008 to 2013.