Campaign Against Female Genital Mutilation Gaining Ground Support, Results

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  Campaign against female genital mutilation gaining ground support Ryan Lenora Brown CSMonitor Feb 06 2013 Available at http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Africa/2013/0206/Campaign-against-female-genital-mutilation-gaining-ground-support-results# BOSTON AND KAMPALA, UGANDA — In many parts of the Kween District of eastern Uganda, women are divided into two distinct categories. … Read More

Traditional Male Circumcision in Eastern and Southern Africa: A Systematic Review of Prevalence and Complications

by Andrea Wilcken, Thomas Keil & Bruce Dick W.H.O. 29 October 2010 Also available at http://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/88/12/09-072975/en/ Introduction Globally, 30% of men are circumcised, mostly for religious reasons.1 In many African societies, male circumcision is carried out for cultural reasons, particularly as … Read More