FGM safeguarding policies are alienating UK's African diaspora communities

FGM safeguarding policies are alienating UK's African diaspora communities

FGM safeguarding policies are alienating UK's African diaspora communities

Ahead of tomorrow’s International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, by the United Nations, FORWARD, the leading African women-led organization working to end violence against women and girls, and the University of Huddersfield have published new research that documents how the stringent, targeted, FGM safeguarding measures introduced since the 2014 Girl Summit are causing distress and mistrust amongst African diaspora communities in Bristol, and potentially across the country.
FGM safeguarding policies are alienating UK's African diaspora communities