Latest Prevalence of female genital mutilation by country Stories
The United Nations designates Feb. 6 as Zero Tolerance Day for Female Genital Mutilation, calling upon the world to use this day to enhance awareness and take concrete actions against FGM.
Women who have undergone female genital mutilation (FGM) have a significantly lower sexual quality of life.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.