Female genital mutilation in the united kingdom is the ritual removal of some or all of the external female genitalia of women and research and development. Efforts aimed at the abandonment of female genital mutilation/cutting (fgm/c) in the communities where it is deeply rooted have extensively considered and addressed women’s perceptions on the issue, leaving those of men barely acknowledged. The evidence to end fgm/c: research to help girls and women thrive project is an african-led research consortium generating high-quality evidence to influence.
The first comprehensive study of the effects of female genital mutilation on women and babies during childbirth has been published by leading medical journal, the lancet from research. The spatial distribution of female genital mutilation (fgm) in nigeria ngianga-bakwin kandala, ngozi nwakeze and shadrack ngiangaii kandala university of warwick, warwick medical school, clinical sciences research institute, clifford bridge. Female genital mutilation (fgm)2 is the collective name given to several different traditional practices that involve the cutting of female genitals 3 the procedure is commonly performed upon girls.
Able that mean that research so far has failed to show concrete conclusions about the psycho- logical and social consequences of fgm a meta-analysis of 17 studies comparing outcomes. Who guidelines on the management of health complications from female genital mutilation i research, at the world health organization (who). Eige plays a leading role in providing information and research on prevalence of female genital mutilation in the european union and supports member states to prevent and combat this harmful practice eige has carried out three main studies on the subject, the most recent in 2017: by offering a. The united states is committed to ending female genital mutilation or cutting (fgm/c) if you believe you are at risk of fgm/c, know of someone at risk of fgm/c, have questions about fgm/c, or have undergone fgm/c and need help or further information, please contact the number below what is fgm/c.
Facts and statistics about female genital mutilation (fgm) (fgm) facts and statistics more on fgm female genital mutilation (fgm) research by city. Future sexuality research in women with fgm, michel boulvain, obstetric care of women with female genital mutilation attending a specialized clinic in a. Prevalence of female genital mutilation and its effect on women's health in bale zone, ethiopia: a cross-sectional study special thanks go to the research. Unicef innocenti research centre in florence, italy, was established in 1988 to strengthen the research capa- bility of the united nations children fund and to support its advocacy for children worldwide.
New study outlines research priorities to improve the care of women with female genital mutilation date: december 16, 2014 source: wiley summary: further evidence on how to improve the care of. This is the case when health workers are asked to perform female genital mutilation (fgm), which we refer to as medicalization of the practice read the commentary ian askew, who director, department of reproductive health and research. The research aims to shed light on the needs of migrant women coming from female genital mutilation practising countries, women who experienced fgm, as well as the needs of healthcare providers working with these women.
A study, financed by norwegian people's aid, on the epidemic practice of female genital mutilation in the horn of africa. Council research contributes to the global evidence base on fgm/c and influences policies and programs to end the practice. Dr annemarie middelburg is a passionate consultant from the netherlands with unique expertise on girls' and women's rights as well as the practice female genital mutilation/cutting (fgm/c) annemarie has a background in international public law & human rights. Female genital mutilation research paper - download as pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online.
Prb is a core partner on the population council's evidence to end fgm/c: research to help girls and women thrive—a ukaid-funded research program to help end female genital mutilation/cutting (fgm/c) within one generation. Uk fgm national clinical group: clinical information, education, training and research on fgm. Female genital mutilation/cutting (fgm/c) is a traditional practice with severe health conse-quences for girls and women it occurs mainly in countries along a belt.