Fgm female genital mutilation violence against women identification of the population: while the population for this study is women worldwide, since gender violence is a matter for all women, that particular focus for this research is the topic of female genital mutilation. Impact of female genital mutilation on a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment for the degree of master of education (special education) in the school of. The association between female genital mutilation (fgm) and the risk of hiv/aids in kenyan girls and women (15-49 years) thesis, georgia state university, 2010. Female genital mutilation as a human rights issue: examining the effectiveness of the law against female genital mutilation in tanzania camilla yusuf. Clitoridectomy, excision, infibulations, genital mutilation, and, in the perspective of some anglo- american observers, torture (1997:407) i have chosen to use female genital cutting in my thesis as a.
Thesis sponsor/dissertation chair/project chair diop, kani, exploring female genital mutilation practice among west african immigrants in the united states: a. Tackling female genital mutilation/cutting through human rights treaties is complex and takes time middelburg will defend her phd thesis on friday, 18 march worldwide, over 200 million girls and women have undergone fgm/c, or female circumcision. Female genital mutilation is a harmful practice that needs to be dealt with, said all the uncircumcised girls and women in their different focus group discussions the main.
The impact of criminalisation on female genital mutilation in england: from the perspective of women and stakeholders this thesis aims to address the potential. Effects of female genital mutilation on infants the rates of infant resuscitation and peri-natal death were higher among infants born to women who had undergone. A thesis entitled female genital mutilation: why does it continue to be a social and cultural force by nasra abubakar submitted to the graduate faculty as partial fulfillment of the requirements for the.
Abstract the effects of female genital mutilation on women of sierra leone by nenneh kalokoh ms/p, university of phoenix, 2010 bs, hunter college, city university of new york, 1995. Family planning and female genital mutilation: the discrimination of women in non-western cultures an honors thesis (honrs 499) by lori boedigheimer dr barbara stedman. Of female genital mutilation act 2005 this legislation makes it a criminal offence to arrange, or assist in arranging for a uk national or uk resident to be taken overseas for the purpose. Combating female genital mutilation in europe in this thesis, i would like to explore how fgm can be combated most effectively, by means female genital. Female genital mutilation (fgm) and its future among somali women in finland eeva matsuuke master's thesis university of tampere medical school/ international health.
Abstract purpose: egypt has the highest prevalence of chronic hepatitis c virus (hcv) infections and also a high prevalence of female genital mutilation (fgm. Female genital mutilation, free undergraduate project topics, research materials, education project topics, economics project topics, computer science project topics, hire a data analyst. Thesis statement: the continued underground practice of fgm (female genital mutilation) must be stopped in order to protect women throughout the world from a useless, unnecessary procedure that has been supported by male dominating societies as a means of control, at the expense, and lives, of. The difficulties of ending female genital mutilation (fgm): case of afar pastoralist communities in ethiopia a research paper presented by: masresha yazew andarge.
Female genital mutilation/cutting related a review of the theory and practice of europe alina daniela balta october 2014 writing a combined master's thesis. 5 chapter 1 — introduction 11 overview the topic of my thesis is female genital mutilation (fgm), which refers to a variety of operations on women and young girls and it involves partial or total removal of the external.
Example, female genital mutilation (fgm), female circumcision and female genital cutting (fgc) the terminology used in this thesis was chosen following consultation. 2 female genital mutilation/cutting violence, injury or abuse while 'the best interests of the child' may be subject to cultural interpreta-tion, fgm/c is an irreparable, irreversible abuse and. Student legal scholarship: thesis honors (1996-2008) title female genital mutilation: a form of persecution gillia, beth ann female genital mutilation: a form. Asylum seekers and refugees (asrs) are a heterogeneous population with distinct physical and psychological needs asrs with additional health needs are girls and women who have undergone, or are at risk of undergoing, female genital mutilation (fgm.