Anthropologist Carlos Londoño Sulkin recently published an unusual and very interesting bioethnographic case study.
Bríd Hehir suggest changes in the way women are supported and cared for
Little light was shed but a number of myths were perpetuated and remained unchallenged in the Westminster discussion ‘Let’s Talk FGM: How effective is the law?
A London Metropolitan Police Service’s Project Azure representative has expressed disappointment at the low number of FGM referrals being received from professionals since the introduction of a new Mandatory Reporting Duty.
Criminalisation may not be the best means of stopping FGM
The government has done much to tackle female genital mutilation (FGM), 1, 2, 3 but the planned rollout of FGM Enhanced Data Collection across the NHS in October 2015 is ill considered.
#FGM So true. Britain's FGM legislation, whether by ignorance or design, is marred with sexism and racism. journals.sagepub.com/doi/full…
#FGM Surprise! The Midwives deal with FGM in the next series. mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/cal…
Denmark medics consider non-therapeutic male circumcision ethically unacceptable. Implications for Muslims? Jews? huffingtonpost.com/entry/denm…?
#FGM A moral account challenges myths about FGM among supposedly agency-less, African female victims of patriarchy. shiftingsands.org.uk/2189-2/
There's money in helping vulnerable children. 9 projects to share £2M. 2 will safeguard young girls from FGM. gov.uk/government/new…