Why we must protect women and girls from violent practices – World Economic Forum

UN steps up to fight against FGM, gender-based violence in Somalia

Amira Ghouaibi, Project Lead for the World Economic Forum Women’s Health Initiative, reports on the dangers of female genital mutilation.

Read the report here.






Grade: C

Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000

Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening

Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense