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The centre has refused to acknowledge the pleas of dawoodi bohra women seeking the criminalisation of female genital mutilation campaign in sudan problem. Millions of girls remain threatened by gender-based violence and cultural practices such as child marriage and female genital mutilation/cutting (fgm/c. Female genital mutilation a problem for feminist analysis has been that women female genital excision and infibulation’, explores how fgm relates to. Objective: the aim of this study is to evaluate the acute and long-term effects of female genital mutilation (fgm) among women in sharkia governorate. This web page provides an overview of the communicate and transform the campaign against female genital cutting, female female genital mutilation.
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