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Female genital mutilation on the rise...

Though the Indonesian government banned female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) four years ago, experts have told...

Female genital mutilation on the rise in Indonesia, despite being banned
posted on: Sep 2, 2010 | author: Staff Writer

Fewer girls undergoing FGM in Ethiopi...

In the northeastern Ethiopian region of Afar, more than 91 percent of women undergo one of the most severe forms of...

posted on: Aug 19, 2010 | author: Staff Writer

Uganda praised for banning female gen...

Uganda has been praised for banning female genital mutilation, with a call to other African countries where the...

posted on: Jul 29, 2010 | author: Staff Writer

What’s going on between young m...

We feature a lot of stories on this site about violence against women – whether in the form of female genital...

posted on: Jul 21, 2010 | author: Staff Writer

Obstetric fistula, although treatable...

Although it is both preventable and treatable, obstetric fistula still plagues the lives of thousands of women in...

posted on: Jul 19, 2010 | author: Staff Writer

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