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Female Genital Mutilation

Female Genital Mutilation still a nightmare...

The practice of FGM is deeply rooted in the Sabiny culture and some ethnic groups in the Karamoja region

Female genital cutting has 'evolutionary'...

Globally, at least 200 million girls and women alive today have suffered some form of female genital mutilation across 30 countries.

How movies could help end female genital...

The team said the findings suggested that "changing attitudes through entertainment could contribute to the abandoning of cutting."

Russian mufti calls for genital mutilation...

FGM, which ranges from pricking of the clitoris to its complete removal, causes infections and loss of sensation.

200 million girls and women living with FGM...

In the 30 countries where the practice is most widespread, the majority of girls have undergone FGM before their fifth birthday.


Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

The health minister, Dr Ruth Aceng, urged health workers to use the new facilities to save the newborns.