Press review May 2021

Every month, the Community of Practice publishes not one but TWO press reviews with the latest news and tools on Female Genital Mutilation – one with English material and one with French.

You can read the press reviews for May 2021 by clicking below. 

Headlines of the English press review

  • Closing of the CoP discussion on Male involvement in ending FGM 
  • Egypt Toughens Penalties for FGM: Activists Remain Sceptical
  • FGM anti-women and anti-democracy 
  • The European Union Launches Two Projects Combatting Sexual and Gender-Based Violence and FGM in Somaliland
  • Anita Abada’s Short Film on FGM, ‘Efun’, Wins Special Award at WHO Film Festival
  • Female Genital Cutting: Caring for Patients Through the Lens of Health Care Equity
  • Cohort Analysis of the State of Female Genital Cutting in Nigeria: Prevalence, Daughter Circumcision and ttitude towards its discontinuation
  • Women’s Empowerment and FGM: A Multilevel Analysis of the Intention for Daughters in Sierra Leone
  • AIDOS video : Collective Consensus and Harmful Norms
  • First European Online Map on FGM

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