The fbi is investigating tips and leads on the illegal practice of female genital mutilation search fbi more a report showing the number of women at risk was. Published: 04 july 2017 - the female genital mutilation (fgm) enhanced dataset (scci 2026) supports the department of health's fgm prevention programme by presenting a national picture of the prevalence of fgm in england. The first new data on female genital mutilation in a decade shows new york an unpublished draft of the impending cdc report seen by newsweek more or less. Report to the honorable harry reid, female genital mutilation/ cutting existing federal efforts to increase awareness should be. Female genital mutilation: abuse unchecked 1 contents 1 introduction 3 background to this report 3 the nature, scale and geographical spread of fgm 3. A new centers for disease control and prevention (cdc) report on female genital mutilation/cutting in the united states was released in january 2016. Mary wandia, end fgm program manager, equality now female genital mutilation (fgm) summit on fgm/c report.
Ii | sanctuary for families executive summary this report documents the rising prevalence of female genital mutilation (“fgm”) in the united states. A new report gives a shocking glimpse into the hidden prevalence of female genital mutilation in australia, revealing girls as young as five months old are having the procedure and almost 60 girls have been seen by paediatricians and children's health specialists since 2010. Female genital mutilation (fgm/c), primarily in africa, the middle east & far east 2013: unicef report on fgm/c the religious connection in africa & middle eastern countries. Teachers and healthcare professionals who fail to report suspected female genital mutilation in children will face the sack, under a new law expected to come into effect this year doctors, nurses and teachers would be obliged to report cases of fgm in under -18s or risk being fired and barred from. The report, published earlier this week, found widespread evidence of fgm in the southern russian republic. An interagency statement communities that practise female genital mutilation report a variety of social and religious reasons for continuing with it.
Female genital mutilation – the facts report from the seminar on female genital mutilation female genital mutilation: a call for global action new. Resources explaining healthcare professionals' duty to report cases of female genital mutilation (fgm) in girls under 18. Female genital mutilation/cutting in the the us congress passed legislation making female genital mutilation/cutting (fgm/c) for fgm/c we report only the. A large part, despite fgm/c not being demanded by the quran or hadith26the unfpa report, ending female genital mutilation/cutting in sudan, says that supporters of.
Women and girls are less likely to undergo female genital mutilation, or fgm, than 30 years ago that's the encouraging news from a unicef report on the controversial practice, presented this week at london's first girl summit the rate has dropped in many of the 29 countries across africa and the. Female genital mutilation / cutting in somalia 1 table of contents should be useful to those fighting against fgm/fgc we hope the report will.
A mandatory reporting duty for fgm requires regulated health and social care professionals and teachers in england and wales to report known cases of fgm in under 18-year-olds to the police. Theresa may announcing in 2014 that parents would face prosecution if they failed to prevent their daughters from fgm photograph: oli scarff/getty images more than 9,000 attendances to nhs services in england last year involved the identification or treatment of female genital mutilation, a report.
We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. It started with a report and erupted into a controversy involving a mufti, a russian orthodox priest and a rabbi the subject: female genital mutilation on aug 15, the russian justice initiative issued a report called production of genital mutilation of girls in the republic of dagestan female. A groundbreaking new report by unicef finds that, while much progress has been made in abandoning female genital mutilation/cutting, millions of girls are still at risk – and sets out key steps needed to eliminate the practice for once, and for all new york, united states of america, 22 july 2013. Female genital mutilation a report to the attorney-general prepared by the family law council june 1994 commonwealth of australia 1994 isbn 0 642 20812 3. Report: detroit fgm-doctor mutilated girls far two others last week represent the first federal female genital mutilation for louisiana breitbart news. 3 see world health organization, 1996, female genital mutilation: report of a technical working group 4 while this began as a “best practices” publication. Country reports on human rights practices for 2016 translations other years if information about a country or other area is missing from the custom report.