##EndFGM

  • Article: The Highest Authority in Sunni Islam Just Declared an End to Child Marriage in Africa
    Girls & Women

    The Highest Authority in Sunni Islam Just Declared an End to Child Marriage in Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Pia Gralki|June 21, 2019

    The total number of women married in childhood will likely reach 950 million by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Kenya's President Vows to Push for More Women in Power, Tackle Child Marriage, and End FGM
    Girls & Women

    Kenya's President Vows to Push for More Women in Power, Tackle Child Marriage, and End FGM

    June 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Compulsory schooling, for example, would help boost girls' opportunities. Read more

  • Article: World's First Vagina Museum Tackles FGM, Sexual Health, and More
    Girls & Women

    World's First Vagina Museum Tackles FGM, Sexual Health, and More

    April 16, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The museum will also run child-friendly programs for families and schools. Read more

  • Article: Female Genital Mutilation Is Now Criminalized in Ohio
    Girls & Women

    Female Genital Mutilation Is Now Criminalized in Ohio

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 10, 2019

    The brutal practice will be punishable by fines and jail time. Read more

  • Article: 8 Countries Where FGM Has Affected Over 80% of Women
    Girls & Women

    8 Countries Where FGM Has Affected Over 80% of Women

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 25, 2018

    200 million girls have undergone it globally, but these countries are the worst offenders. Read more

  • Article: Female Genital Mutilation is on the Rise in England
    Girls & Women

    Female Genital Mutilation is on the Rise in England

    By Madison Feser|July 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    There were 9,179 cases of FGM in England in the past year, but not one successful prosecution. Read more

  • Article: ‘Vital’ London FGM Clinic Set to Close After Funding Cut
    Girls & Women

    ‘Vital’ London FGM Clinic Set to Close After Funding Cut

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Feb. 3, 2017

    Here's why campaigners are rallying to save it. Read more

  • Article: FGM ‘Parties’ Are Taking Place in the UK, Health Charity Warns
    Girls & Women

    FGM ‘Parties’ Are Taking Place in the UK, Health Charity Warns

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Dec. 14, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    There is nothing to celebrate about FGM. Read more