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COVID-19: Child marriages, FGM on the rise...

COVID-19 | CHILD MARRIAGES | The World Population Report 2020 reveals Child Marriages and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) remain high and are bound...

BIG READ: Wives for hire

The hired women, often separated or unmarried, get to dance and dine with the guests... throughout the night

African religious leaders called on to help...

Female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female circumcision, is generally carried out on girls under seven years of age.

#FGM: Women activists push to end FGM in...

A couple of weeks ago local leaders in the two districts signed a declaration to end FGM by 2030.

What next for child mothers?

Civil Society Organizations are worried about increasing child marriages, urge men to get involved.

FGM case: 19 charged, remanded to prison...

Police say most of them were participants in aiding and abetting female genital mutilation.

Protecting girls from mutilation in rural...

FGM -- the slicing off of the external genitalia, including the clitoris -- was outlawed in Uganda in 2010.

Inter-religious council moves to fight FGM...

Mufti Mubajje noted that FGM has remained remarkably persistent in some isolated communities in Uganda, despite several interventions.

The 'surgeons': The masterminds behind FGM...

It is not what she says, but rather what she doesn’t. It is not even the emphasis with which she says it.

The fight against FGM: Starting from the...

“If they don’t come to us for cleansing, all the bad luck happens," says a cleanser in Amudat district.

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