WHO research on FGM
Research on female genital mutilation (FGM) continues to be needed on aspects that will contribute to the elimination and prevention of FGM and better care for girls and women who have been subjected to the practice.
Estimating the obstetric costs of female genital mutilation in six African countries
- Dynamics of decision-making and change in the practice of female genital mutilation in the Gambia and Senegal
Female genital mutilation programmes to date: what works and what doesn't
Sociocultural motivations for female genital mutilation: matrimonial strategies, family motivations and religious justifications among the Al Pulaar and the Soninké in the River Senegal Valley
Men’s and women’s perceptions of the relationship between female genital mutilation and women’s sexuality in three communities in Egypt
Effects of female genital mutilation on childbirth in Africa