Tag Archives: FGC

Raising awareness on Female Genital Mutilation

Somalia – IOM and the Somali Women Development Centre (SWDC) marked the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Mogadishu, Somalia. Aiming to raise awareness on FGM on this day, IOM and SWDC reached approximately 400 internally displaced persons (IDPs) at Al-cadaala and Walalo Biyole settlements in...
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Breaking the cycle of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)

The government has appointed a consortium of leading anti-FGM campaigners to deliver a global campaign to end FGM/C. Those involved include: Equality Now and FORWARD Options Consultancy Services Ogilvy Africa Advocacy International The consortium will support the growing movement within Africa to end the harmful practice. International Development Minister Lynne...
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