Egyptian girl, 13, lost her life after illegal FGM (Evening Standard)

June 11, 2013 - 16:45

6/11/2013 -- Evening Standard -- "Face of the Egyptian girl, 13, who lost her life after illegal female genital mutilation"; Efua Dorkenoo, Advocacy Director, FGM Program, comments on the case:

"Nobody is taking local authorities to task. This is a child abuse issue which affects girls under the age of 10. They don’t have a voice. We say we will help Africa to stop FGM but we don’t even have a comprehensive plan in place here.” [read more...]