##EndFGM

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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 4, 2019

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

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 16, 2019

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

  • Article: Female Genital Mutilation Is Now Criminalized in Ohio

    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

    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

    Female Genital Mutilation is on the Rise in England

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

    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

    ‘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

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

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

    There is nothing to celebrate about FGM. Read more