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Female Genital Mutilation (fgm)

Doctors disagree with minister on pulling...

Dr Adam Kimala, a surgeon at Kampala Hospital, Kololo, said: “Women elongating their labia has no adverse health implications.

Unleashing Youth Power to attain zero female...

Every year, on the 6th of February, the world commemorates the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation.

#FGM: Gov't vows to end FGM

This practice is a violation of women’s rights and has far-reaching effects on their health and social well-being.

African religious leaders called on to help...

Historically, rates of FGM have been high in East Africa.

Ugandan mother jailed over FGM on three-year-old...

FGM has been specifically outlawed in Britain since 1985 but previous prosecutions have never been successful.

Culture versus health: The case of FGM in...

Culture is an important determinant of health in a number ways; culture influences health behaviors, people’s attitudes towards what they eat and what...

The last kicks of the dying FGM in Uganda...

When the government, with partners like the UN system in Uganda, UKAID and local organisations among others launched a campaign against the harmful FGM,...

Ugandan mother becomes first convicted of...

The 37-year-old, who lives in London but cannot be identified for legal reasons, wept in the dock as she was convicted by a jury at the Old Bailey in London,...

Diversionary claim! FGM blamed on unfulfilled...

It is time to redeem girls and women's dignity by confronting the different forms of visible, invisible and hidden power

FMG resurgence: Urgent need to focus on changing...

The nation is visibly shocked because many thought the practice was a thing of the past. To many observers, it may seem like after the enactment of the...

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