#FGM

  • Article: Liberia’s Ex-President Sirleaf Just Won $5 Million Prize for Exceptional Leadership
    Citizenship

    Liberia’s Ex-President Sirleaf Just Won $5 Million Prize for Exceptional Leadership

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 12, 2018

    She was Africa’s first elected female president — and the firsts keep on coming. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Pledged to End Female Genital Mutilation by 2030
    Girls & Women

    Britain Just Pledged to End Female Genital Mutilation by 2030

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 8, 2018

    Over 200 million women and girls have already undergone FGM. Read more

  • Article: Survivors of Female Genital Mutilation Say #MeToo
    Girls & Women

    Survivors of Female Genital Mutilation Say #MeToo

    Feb. 6, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    “FGM is a form of sexual abuse, but yet again we’ve been left out." Read more

  • Article: Canada To Fund $3 Million Project To Help Eliminate FGM in West Africa
    Girls & Women

    Canada To Fund $3 Million Project To Help Eliminate FGM in West Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 6, 2018

    This is the first time the country has initiated a large FGM-specific project. Read more

  • Feature: The Truth About the Secretive Practice of 'FGM' In Canada
    FeatureGirls & Women

    The Truth About the Secretive Practice of 'FGM' In Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 6, 2018

    Yes, FGM is an issue in Canada. Read more

  • Feature: FGM in the US: The Hidden Crime Next Door
    FeatureGirls & Women

    FGM in the US: The Hidden Crime Next Door

    By Colleen Curry|Feb. 6, 2018

    More than half a million girls are at risk. Read more

  • Feature: Weibliche Genitalverstümmelung ist ein globales Problem
    FeatureGirls & Women

    The Real Cost of Female Circumcision

    By Jana Sepehr|Feb. 6, 2018

    FGM is on the rise in Germany. Read more

  • Feature: FGM Happens in the UK, But Is Obscured by a Very British Silence
    FeatureGirls & Women

    FGM Happens in the UK, But Is Obscured by a Very British Silence

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 6, 2018

    The inspirational story of African diaspora activists fighting a “very British problem”. Read more