Over 200 million women and girls across the world have been subjected to female genital mutilation, while 20,000 seek asylum from FGM-practicing countries in the EU every year.
Journalist and broadcaster Susan Bookbinder talks with four women about how they would like to see professionals hold sensitive conversations about female genital mutilation, including what actions to take to safeguard vulnerable girls.
Yasmin Mumed was subjected to female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female genital cutting, at age 6 in Ethiopia. She grew up in Scarborough, and now 23, studies at the University of Guelph. She is one of more than 200 million girls worldwide who have been cut.
Asmot’s family was killed in Myanmar and she was forced to flee her home.
Girls in this refugee camp in Bangladesh are part of the Sanimart project.
Ein Projekt zum Thema „Essen“ im Rahmen der Globalen Ziele.
Governments are challenged to uphold the rights and provide essential services for growing numbers of child migrants. UNICEF's featured experts provide their perspectives.
Immigration systems and border protection structures are often inadequately prepared to guarantee just and fair legal procedures for children. Our featured experts highlight the main issues.
Plan International has been setting up day centres across South Sudan to provide a safe environment in which children affected by the country’s conflict and food crisis can learn and play.
2017 is the year of youth in the African Union. But what do young people demand precisely? How do they make their voices heard?
Misan Rewane from Nigeria, founder of WAVE (West Africa Vocational Education), shares her experiences in qualifying young people.
"Our ancestors weren't aware of the dangers"
Ebrima Saidy berichtet aus Somalia
Das Projekt MamMut - Mitmachen macht Mut - Gemeinsam gegen Gewalt ist
ein altersgerechter Lernparcours für sechs- bis zwölfjährige. Das Ziel
des Parcours ist die Förderung der Reflexion von Prozessen, die zu
gewalttätigen, diskriminierenden und ungleichen zwischenmenschlichen
Dynamiken aufgrund des Geschlechts führen.
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