Minister Maneka Gandhi urges Bohra community to stop FGM

Earlier this year Dr. Nagarwala was accused of practising FGM in an US hospital, claiming that she only fulfilled her religious duties introduced by the Bohra community in India.

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Waris Dirie: Thank you! Together we will change the world!

Together we will stop FGM!

Today I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart!
Over the years my fight against FGM has become OUR fight!

With your great support, we have been able to celebrate many milestones and there are many more to come!

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USA: FGM has more than tripled

Since 1990, the number of women and girls under 18 living in the U.S. who have undergone or are at risk for FGM has more than tripled, with more than 500,000 who are either at risk or have had the procedure done.

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Shocking news from Indonesia: Over 60 million women are affected by FGM

Over 50% of  Indonesia's population is affected by FGM!

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More and more FGM cases in Europe

FGM in refugee camps? State attorney investigates

The Greek Supreme Court, Areopag, has conducted an investigation concerning female genital mutilation cases in Greece.

It is believed that FGM is carried out on girls and young women  in Athens as well as  refugee camps.

 

 
 

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