Posts Tagged ‘ FGM ’

‘Honor Crime’: 11,000 UK Cases Recorded In Five Years

Jul 10th, 2015 | By

The Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organization, which obtained the data, called for a national strategy for police, courts and schools to follow. The crimes are usually aimed at women, and can include abductions, beatings and even murders.



British Activist Calls On Churches To Address Female Genital Mutilation

May 14th, 2015 | By

Britain’s FGM problem is massive and growing, and observers say the solutions implemented so far to reverse the trend have been largely ineffective. Despite years of private and public sector efforts aimed at stopping the practice, there is now a very real sense that the UK’s fight against FGM is failing to gain traction.