Where can I find additional information?
Clinical guidelines and policy statements
Fact sheets and research publications
Fox, K. A., & Johnson-Agbakwu, C. (2020). Crime Victimization, Health, and Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting Among Somali Women and Adolescent Girls in the United States, 2017. American journal of public health, 110(1), 112–118.
Young, J., Nour, N. M, Macauley, R.C., Narang, S.K, Johnson-Agbakwu, C. Section on Global Health, Committee on Medical Liability and risk, & Committee on Bioethics. (2020). Diagnosis, Management, and Treatment of Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting in Girls. Pediatrics. 146(2)
Courses & learning tools on FGM/C
Organizations working on FGM/C prevention
Below are a collection of curated videos that aim to raise awareness around FGM/C, increase knowledge about FGM/C, and celebrate the work happening to end FGM/C around the world.
Emotional Well-being Project by Girl Generation
Le Clitoris - Animated Documentary by Lori Malépart-Traversy
Tradition by Severina Lemachokoti - part of Sahiyo Stories
FGM Survivor Tells Her Story by AJ+
Below are all videos created by the FGM/C Educational Toolkit Project for women and health care providers.
Introduction to our Health Care Provider Toolkit
Introduction to our FGM/C Survivor Toolkit
Health Effects of FGM/C