‘Women speak out: Stories about Female Genital Mutilation’.

Smith, K. (Keynote speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description

Outline of the seminar
+Starting place and principles
+Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting - FGM/C
- what is FGM/C?
- who is at risk?
+Potential health implications and consequences
- why might FGM/C take place?
+Global work to eradicate FGM
+UK legislation and preventative work
+WomenCentre – ‘Women Speak Out’ Project
- Engagement with women and communities to achieve a long-term abandonment and eradication of FGM/C.
- Women-centred change
Period19 Jun 2018
Held atMaternity Conference 2018
Event typeConference
Location
Degree of RecognitionLocal