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Seven girls hospitalised after forced FGM

Seven girls hospitalised after forced FGM

Seven girls have been admitted at the Embu Level Five Hospital after they were forced to undergo female genital mutilation in Gichiche village, Mbeere South.
The seven, aged between 9 and 11 were taken to hospital by government officials who rescued them from a traditional circumciser.
The county boss now

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30 FGM survivors to undergo reconstructive clitoral surgery

30 FGM survivors to undergo reconstructive clitoral surgery

30 FGM survivors to undergo reconstructive clitoral surgery
Nearly 30 women who had suffered Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) will this week undergo free reconstructive surgery at Karen Hospital, Nairobi County.
Nearly 30 women who had suffered FGM will this week undergo free reconstructive surgery at Karen Hospital, Nairobi County #EndFGM

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Heed their screams: say no to FGM

Heed their screams: say no to FGM

You would think with all the new developments happening around, marriage .a Maasai girl is safe from the despicable things such as circumcision marriage. Yes, some people think that is now a myth and nothing but one of the story lines similar to ”The river between ”.
Girl circumcision in

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These British Women Are All Survivors Of Female Genital Mutilation

These British Women Are All Survivors Of Female Genital Mutilation

In early 2015, psychotherapist and female genital mutilation (FGM) campaigner Leyla Hussein approached photographer Jason Ashwood with the idea of a photo project that celebrated FGM survivors as beautiful, confident, and proud of their achievements, despite their suffering.
The result was The Face of Defiance, a series of portraits of

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Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Preparations

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Preparations

PART ONE– PREPARATIONS

In Samburu culture, immediately the girl is born, she is separated from her mother by a young girl who cuts the umbilical cord.
There is a celebration that is held called “IKIPOKET”. During this celebration, fathers are not supposed to neither participate nor feast in any

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The Story of Lena – Stop FGM

The Story of Lena – Stop FGM

Lena leaves school at age fourteen or sixteen. She marries a boy of eighteen, who also left school after class seven or eight. The boy’s parents have a small farm where all the children work together.
She cooks with the mother in-law and is with her all day in the

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