Anti-Female Genital Mutilation Campaigners in Egypt are doing all they can to combat the practice. One campaigner says “The forces that drive FGM are deeply rooted in society, which is why it takes so long to make a dent in the practice”.
Read about their efforts here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/29/female-genital-mutilation-egypt_n_4515874.html?ir=Impact
Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000
Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening
Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense