Changing a harmful social convention: female genital mutilation/cutting

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Florence, Italy

Examines the prevalence of female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) and its social dynamics. Provides an explanation as to why the practice persists and of the elements necessary for its abandonment.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 8889129247
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.