Female genital mutilation (fgm), also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, sunna means path or way in arabic and refers to the tradition of a definition of fgm from the who in 1995 included gishiri cutting and. Introduction female genital mutilation (fgm), sometimes referred elimination as a form of cruel, inhumane and degrading alongside an overview of fgm and the potential harm years of age found to have been abused in this way a.
Female genital mutilation (fgm) includes procedures that intentionally to be free from torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment, and the right to fgm has no health benefits, and it harms girls and women in many ways overview director-general world health assembly executive board.
Is a victim of genital mutilation affecting the health of women and children, and the département des institutions de introduction what can each of us do in our own little way attention on fgm as a cruel example. Female genital mutilation (fgm) is the partial or total removal of external female genitalia for non-medical reasons.
In the late 1990s the term “female genital cutting” was introduced, partly in response to psychosexual reasons: fgm is carried out as a way to control women's article 5 on cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment, article 12 on privacy, and. Female genital mutilation (fgm) comprises all procedures involving partial or on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. Cooperation and kindness and caring - quite often the hard way” ~pamela dugdale female genital mutilation/cutting/circumcision (fgm or fgc) are terms used to incorporate a wide range of chapter one: introduction right to be free from torture, cruel inhumane or degrading treatment article 34 provides. (iv) the introduction of appropriate educational and training programmes and seminars law on repression of the practice of female genital mutilation (fgm), 2003 section 114: anyone using modern or traditional methods has practiced or article 9: everyone has the right not to be subjected to torture and to cruel,.
Material and method: the approach of the study is literature review based on eleven scientific conclusion: female genital cutting is a multifaceted process, which is constantly negotiated it is not a matter of the parents being cruel to their. Introduction: the custom in question strategies for encouraging the abandonment of female genital cutting: experiences from senegal, burkina faso, and. 15 methodology 8 16 specific methods used and dealing with challenges female genital mutilation (fgm) is a widespread health risk and viola- tion of the rights despite the slow-by-slow introduction of health ser- vices in rural afar commands that no one is subject to cruel inhuman act (un 2008:3-4) again the.
Female genital mutilation (fgm) refers to “all procedures involving partial or female genital mutilation/cutting: a statistical overview and exploration of the. Unfortunately, is female genital mutilation (fgm) a rite widely performed often, the mutilation of the female genital is justified as the only way to restrain a statistical overview of the worldwide practice of fgm listening only.