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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: AlisonClarke

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: Sarah Cheverton

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: Kate Townshend

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: Kate Townshend

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: Kate Townshend

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