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The Gambia bans female genital mutilation

Posted: Mon Dec 07, 2015 7:48 pm
by Gumbe_2013

Re: The Gambia bans female genital mutilation

Posted: Tue Dec 08, 2015 1:38 am
by michi
Yes, it's a good thing. Unfortunately, compliance rates can be very low. In Guinea, about 98% of women are victims of FGM, despite the practice having been illegal there for many years.

I suspect that it'll be two generations before the practice mostly disappears.

Cheers,

Michi.