[violence] genital mutilation

FGM has been a specific criminal offence in the United Kingdom since the Prohibition of Female Circumcision Act was passed in 1985.
This new bill replaces the Female Circumcision Act 1985.
More than 250 villages from three rural communities in Senegal have pledged to abandon the practice of female genital mutilation and all other forms of discrimination against women.
Deux victimes tentent de lutter contre cette pratique très répandue, bien qu'illégale.
Le conseil des ministres du Burkina Faso a révoqué une infirmière de l'hôpital.
A Cairo conference on how to prevent female circumcision concluded that it takes more than a law to stop the physical violation of girls.
Déclaration d'abandon de l'excision par 23 villages burkinabé.
5000 people attended the first Public Declaration on FGC abandonment in Burkina Faso.
In January, Benin joined the growing list of African countries that have made female circumcision/female genital mutilation (FC/FGM) a crime.
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