FGM

Friday, March 8, 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019

Nimco Ali

FGM is about 'patriarchy not culture', says campaigner

FGM is about 'patriarchy not culture', says campaigner

Female Genital Mutilation should not be singled out as a cultural issue, according to the director of anti-FGM charity Daughters of Eve. 

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Anti-FGM campaigner uninvited from panel after Labour MPs 'complain'

Anti-FGM campaigner uninvited from panel after Labour MPs 'complain'

Anti-FGM campaigner uninvited from panel after Labour MPs 'complain'

A campaigner calling to end the practice of female genital mutilation has been uninvited from an International Women’s Day panel after Labour MPs allegedly complained about her attendance.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Damian Hinds

New sex-ed guidelines will 'keep children safe'

New sex-ed guidelines will 'keep children safe'

The education secretary accepted there were “understandable and legitimate concerns” about sex and relationship education, but said new government guidelines will “keep children safe”.

Damian Hinds

Education secretary defends adding FGM to curriculum in sex-ed shake-up

Education secretary defends adding FGM to curriculum in sex-ed shake-up

Damian Hinds has defended a decision to add FGM to the curriculum, and revealed it has been 19 years since sex education guidance was last updated.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Friday, February 8, 2019

Conservative MP Christopher Chope blocks anti-FGM bill

Conservative MP Christopher Chope blocks bill to protect children at risk from FGM

Conservative MP Christopher Chope blocks bill to protect children at risk of FGM

Conservative MP Christopher Chope, who had previously objected to a bill to criminalise upskirting, has blocked new legislation that would have strengthened laws against female mutilation.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Mother becomes first person found guilty of female genital mutilation in UK

Mother becomes first person found guilty of female genital mutilation in UK

Mother becomes first person found guilty of female genital mutilation in UK

The mother of a three-year-old girl has become the first to be found guilty of Female Genital Mutilation in the UK, after a failed bid to "shut up" her accusers with witchcraft.

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after a coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after happy coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after coincidence

A 4-year-old migrant girl who travelled from North Africa to Italy alone is going to be reunited with her mother after a coincidence, according to reports