Empowered communities, collective choices

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Se registró el día 16 de julio de 2014
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  • Edad 30

Every delivery of The Somali mother has been agonizing: the third ended in miscarriage and subsequent gynaelogical problems, including a fistula. Her doctor says he is kept busy dealing with complications caused by FGM/C. “FGM puts a strain on the health system.” Because FGM/C is a deeply entrenched social norm, the decision to abandon FGM/C requires a process of social change that enables communities to discuss, reflect and reach consensus. Since change cannot be effectively imposed from the ou...

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    Human Rights Activist At One Young World & Creative Director At We Day & End FGM Campaigner At Be The Change

    Se registró el día 16 de julio de 2014

    Edad 30 • 1 Artículo

    One Young World , Somalia