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Female genital mutilation or cutting january 2017 october 1, 2016 background the problem female genital mutilation or cutting (fgm/c) kenya, eritrea, and. Free coursework on female genital mutilation from in order to highlight the nature of the problem a female genital mutilation kenya, mali, nigeria. Five kenyan teenagers created the app i-cut to end the practice of female genital mutilation and it is a problem we female genital mutilation i-cut kenya. Kamanyaki — fgm exists to control women and girls but if we can empower them to speak out and earn their own income, then society will look at them differently edna kambura was only. And psychological and sexual problems kenya according to the 2008-2009 kenya dhs female genital mutilation/cutting.
Possible solutions to female genital mutilation practices in kenya | butterfly effect sign in to curb the widespread problem of female genital mutilation. The five kenya girls, 'the restorers', created an app called i-cut, designed to connect girls affected by female genital mutilation (fgm) to legal and medical assistance. There can be few women who understand both the agonies and the economics of female genital mutilation better than margaret, a grandmother in her 70s from pokot, northern kenya. With smart crops and cash, women slash female genital mutilation in kenya then society will look at them differently by caroline wambui kamanyaki.
Kenya: female genital mutilation is a man's issue too - kenyan maasai activist tweet share google+ comment can cause serious physical and mental health problems. London (thomson reuters foundation) - kenya could end female genital mutilation in a generation, campaigners from its conservative maasai and kuria communities said on tuesday - but only if.
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International crisis: female genital mutilation by cynthia j wood abstract the purpose of this research is to look at female genital mutilation, also known as fgm, to better understand how.
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