The Gambia bans female genital mutilation
Posted: Mon Dec 07, 2015 7:48 pm
Re: The Gambia bans female genital mutilation
Posted: Tue Dec 08, 2015 1:38 am
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.