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Doctors in Egypt launch anti-genital cutting campaign after girl dies

Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Doctors in Egypt have taken time out of their surgeries for a campaign to raise awareness of the ......

Egypt releases doctor who performed FGM on 12-year-old who bled to death

Saturday, 08 February 2020

An Egyptian court released on bail Thursday a doctor who was detained for performing a genital ......

It is time to stop FGM

Thursday, 06 February 2020

Dr. Luay Shabaneh is the Regional Director for Arab States in UNFPA, the UN agency for sexual and reproductive health.

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Egypt approves tougher jail terms for FGM

Thursday, 29 September 2016

Egypt has approved a law that will increase jail terms for those who perform female circumcisions, ......

Egypt MP in hot water after backing FGM because ‘men are sexually weak’

Wednesday, 07 September 2016

An Egyptian parliamentarian recently made an outrageous statement when he criticized a law which ......

Egypt’s parliament is to vote on tougher penalties for FGM

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Egypt’s parliament is to vote on tougher penalties for female genital mutilation, after the ......

Egypt investigates teenage girl’s death during circumcision operation

Tuesday, 31 May 2016

Egyptian prosecutors are investigating the death of a teenage girl during a female circumcision ......

Kenyan parents fearing ban on FGM get girls cut at night

Wednesday, 18 May 2016

Kenyan families wanting their daughters to undergo ritual genital cutting are increasingly arranging ......

One woman puts up brave fight against FGM in Britain today

Tuesday, 22 March 2016

Set for national release next month, the memoir - "Cut: One Woman's Fight Against FGM in ......

Have Arab women broken any barriers in 2015?

Saturday, 26 December 2015

Yara al Wazir is a humanitarian activist. She is the founder of The Green Initiative ME and a developing partner of Sharek Stories. She can be followed and contacted on twitter @YaraWazir

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FGM app launches in Britain as school holiday danger zone nears

Tuesday, 07 July 2015

A new app designed to educate young people about female genital mutilation (FGM) was launched in ......

Anthropologist reveals FGM practiced in western, southern Iran

Friday, 26 June 2015

When anthropologist Kameel Ahmady began investigating female genital mutilation (FGM) in his native ......

Study claims practice of female genital mutilation in Iran

Thursday, 04 June 2015

A UK-based independent report claiming that female genital mutilation (FGM) is being practiced in ......

Ignorance of FGM is ‘worryingly high’ in Britain

Wednesday, 04 February 2015

Ignorance regarding the practice of female genital mutilation (FGM) is “worryingly ......

The challenges of tackling female genital mutilation in Egypt

Tuesday, 03 February 2015

The first doctor to face trial for performing female genital mutilation (FGM) was handed a two-year ......

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