Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Female genital mutilation in Sierre Leone

A group of circumcisers and their young assistants gathered in Lunsar in Sierra Leone.
Liliane Bitong

A group of women and children gathered in Lunsar in Sierra Leone to listen to anti-female genital mutilation campaigners urging practitioners to give up the practice. Campaigner Rugiatu Turay is the woman in light brown on the centre right of the picture.