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'Female genital mutilation denies women, girls their dignity' - Graphic Online;

'Female genital mutilation denies women, girls their dignity' - Graphic Online

Graphic Online'Female genital mutilation denies women, girls their dignity'Graphic OnlineYesterday, February 6, was observed as the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C), a UN-sponsored awareness day, celebrated on February 6 each year since 2003. The day is dedicated to the intolerance of ...and more »

Christian Teen Who Refused to Deny Christ Subjected to Female Genital Mutilation by Muslim Radicals - Gospel Herald;

Christian Teen Who Refused to Deny Christ Subjected to Female Genital Mutilation by Muslim Radicals - Gospel Herald

Gospel HeraldChristian Teen Who Refused to Deny Christ Subjected to Female Genital Mutilation by Muslim RadicalsGospel HeraldMuslims radicals punished the daughter of a Christian missionary for her faith by subjecting her to brutal female genital mutilation. Currently, the young woman remains in a coma, struggling for her life. Siegfried Modola/Reuters. Muslims radicals ...and more »

Ambode's wife to women groups: Speak up against female genital mutilation - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog);

Ambode's wife to women groups: Speak up against female genital mutilation - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)Ambode's wife to women groups: Speak up against female genital mutilationNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has urged mothers, women groups and high-powered government organizations, to step up advocacy towards total eradication of female genital mutilation. The governor's wife made the call on ...and more »

Passionate Pastor saves young Kenyan girls from evils of Female Genital Mutilation - Catholic Online;

Passionate Pastor saves young Kenyan girls from evils of Female Genital Mutilation - Catholic Online

Catholic OnlinePassionate Pastor saves young Kenyan girls from evils of Female Genital MutilationCatholic Online'We went to tell them that there is still a future for them and they should remain focused on their dreams.' Kenya banned female genital mutilation (FGM) in 2011, but thousands have gone underground to continue the atrocious act.and more »

Bohra women's campaign against 'Female Genital Mutilation' receives thousands of signature - ummid.com;

Bohra women's campaign against 'Female Genital Mutilation' receives thousands of signature - ummid.com

ummid.comBohra women's campaign against 'Female Genital Mutilation' receives thousands of signatureummid.com[Female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, is the ritual removal of some or all of the external female genitalia.] Mumbai: An overwhelming 46,530 supporters have so far signed an online petition ...and more »

What is Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)? - Bristol Post;

What is Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)? - Bristol Post

Bristol PostWhat is Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)?Bristol PostMore than 137,000 women and girls in England and Wales have been affected by FGM, with hundreds of new recorded cases in Bristol alone. Figures from the NHS showed 385 new cases were recorded in Bristol in 2015/16. But so far, only 10 protection ...and more »

This Charity Video Addressed FGM In A Brilliant Way - MTV UK;

This Charity Video Addressed FGM In A Brilliant Way - MTV UK

MTV UKThis Charity Video Addressed FGM In A Brilliant WayMTV UKSo yesterday was the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, an awareness day sponsored by the United Nations (UN) to combat FGM. Although getting rid of FGM by 2030 is an aim of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, we ...and more »

Report: FGM in Germany up 30 Per Cent in 3 Years Due to Migration - Breitbart News;

Report: FGM in Germany up 30 Per Cent in 3 Years Due to Migration - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsReport: FGM in Germany up 30 Per Cent in 3 Years Due to MigrationBreitbart NewsThere has been a 30 per cent rise in the number of women in Germany who have suffered female genital mutilation (FGM) in just three years, as migration from regions where it is common has increased by 40 per cent. The shocking findings, made in a study ...and more »

Nigerians need change in mentality to end Female Genital Mutilation – Toyin Saraki - Daily Post Nigeria;

Nigerians need change in mentality to end Female Genital Mutilation – Toyin Saraki - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaNigerians need change in mentality to end Female Genital Mutilation – Toyin SarakiDaily Post NigeriaWife of Senate President and Chairperson, Mrs. Toyin Saraki, has said that beyond criminalizing female genital mutilation through legislation, Nigerians need to have a change in mentality and a greater understanding of the risks to eliminate the ...and more »

Liberia: Women Group Wants Female Genital Mutilation Act Put Into Law - AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Women Group Wants Female Genital Mutilation Act Put Into LawAllAfrica.comMonrovia — As part of celebrations marking the 2017 international day of zero tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) the Women Against Female Genital Mutilation (WAFGEM), a local women advocacy group is disappointed that with 11 years of ...and more »

Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation - Morocco World News;

Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation - Morocco World News

Morocco World NewsZero Tolerance to Female Genital MutilationMorocco World NewsRabat – One of the most gruesome kinds of sexist and violent practices done to women, female genital mutilation (FGM) is a scourge that has touched more than 200 million women worldwide. The yearly anniversary of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital ...and more »

Greater Manchester becomes first region to launch 'zero tolerance' over FGM - Manchester Evening News;

Greater Manchester becomes first region to launch 'zero tolerance' over FGM - Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening NewsGreater Manchester becomes first region to launch 'zero tolerance' over FGMManchester Evening NewsEnter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much more... Share; 6Comments. by Taboola by Taboola · Sponsored Links Sponsored Links · Promoted Links Promoted Links.and more »

International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM - Council on Foreign Relations (blog);

International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM - Council on Foreign Relations (blog)

Council on Foreign Relations (blog)International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGMCouncil on Foreign Relations (blog)Today, Feb. 6, 2017, marks International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. Learn more about the practice of female genital mutilation/cutting through these five publications from the Women and Foreign Policy program, and join the ...and more »

Female genital mutilation happens every hour in the UK - Deccan Chronicle

Female genital mutilation happens every hour in the UKDeccan ChronicleOut of the thousands of women coming to be checked, there was one person with FGM every 92 minutes. (Photo: Pixabay). Genital mutilation in females has its roots deep in rural and urban areas but the dangers are often ignored leading to serious injuries.and more »

Female genital mutilation causes infertility - http://www.newmail-ng.com/ (satire) (press release) (subscription) (blog);

Female genital mutilation causes infertility - http://www.newmail-ng.com/ (satire) (press release) (subscription) (blog)

http://www.newmail-ng.com/ (satire) (press release) (subscription) (blog)Female genital mutilation causes infertilityhttp://www.newmail-ng.com/ (satire) (press release) (subscription) (blog)Dr Okechukwu Ossai, Director of Public Health, Ministry of Health in Enugu, says female genital mutilation can endanger productive health and fertility, advising parents to desist from the practice. Ossai gave the warning in an interview with the News ...and more »

You will not be an outcast: fighting female genital mutilation in Kenya - New Internationalist (blog);

You will not be an outcast: fighting female genital mutilation in Kenya - New Internationalist (blog)

New Internationalist (blog)You will not be an outcast: fighting female genital mutilation in KenyaNew Internationalist (blog)To mark the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) on 6 February, Paula Plaza reflects on a new model for ending the practice in Kenya. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is illegal in Kenya – but 27 per cent of women and ...and more »

Female genital cutting has 'evolutionary' drive: study - Daily Nation;

Female genital cutting has 'evolutionary' drive: study - Daily Nation

Daily NationFemale genital cutting has 'evolutionary' drive: studyDaily NationFor the gallant women of Samburu, maternity refreshes memories of the cold caress of an FGM blade. PHOTO | FILE| NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. Women who conformed to the dominant practice in their culture, she told AFP, typically had better ...and more »

Petition seeks end to Female Genital Mutilation - Governance Now (blog);

Petition seeks end to Female Genital Mutilation - Governance Now (blog)

Governance Now (blog)Petition seeks end to Female Genital MutilationGovernance Now (blog)Masooma Ranalvi, a victim of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), has submitted a petition signed by 85,000 people to National Commission of Women against this practice. She started Speak out on FGM, a group of Bohra women, to create awareness. Her two ...and more »

Bohra women against female genital mutilation: Survey in Mumbai - Hindustan Times;

Bohra women against female genital mutilation: Survey in Mumbai - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesBohra women against female genital mutilation: Survey in MumbaiHindustan TimesMore than 70% women from the Dawoodi Bohra community answered an online survey where they said that an untrained professional had performed Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) on them. mumbai Updated: Feb 07, 2017 15:09 IST. Sadaguru Panditand more »

Survey: 80% of Bohra women subjected to genital mutilation - Times of India;

Survey: 80% of Bohra women subjected to genital mutilation - Times of India

Times of IndiaSurvey: 80% of Bohra women subjected to genital mutilationTimes of IndiaFindings from the first global-scale study on khatna or female circumcision as practised by Dawoodi Bohras around the world has revealed that 80% of respondents had undergone female genital cutting and 98% are overwhelmingly aware of the continuation ...and more »