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Al-Ahram Weekly - Features
6/4/2021 12:42:00 PM
The government has been working hard to tighten up the law against female genital mutilation and to rescue more girls from this cruel crime

Egypt - Politics
4/25/2021 2:45:00 PM
Medical professionals -- doctors and nurses -- who perform genital mutilation can face between ten and 15 years in prison, according to the amnedments

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
3/31/2021 9:34:00 PM
Parliament approved a landmark law toughening up the penalties for female genital mutilation this week

Egypt - Politics
3/21/2021 8:58:00 PM
If a victim dies from undergoing FGM, then the perpetrator can face 10 years in prison if they are not a medical practitioner, and 15 to 20 years if they are a doctor or nurse

World - International
3/21/2021 5:24:00 PM
The 2011 Istanbul Convention, signed by 45 countries and the EU -- Turkey was the first signatory -- requires governments to adopt legislation prosecuting domestic violence, marital rape and female genital mutilation

Egypt - Politics
3/20/2021 9:47:38 PM
The Senate will also discuss two laws on improving the quality of education and the handling of cotton crop in the local market

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
6/16/2020 5:39:43 PM
There may have been a spike in cases of FGM this year in different parts of the world, including Egypt, which marked the National Anti-FGM Day on 14 June, writes Rasha Geddah

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
5/16/2020 2:10:00 PM
A new law criminalising FGM was recently issued in Sudan, but in order for it to be effective the mentality supporting the practice has to change

Egypt - Politics
2/22/2020 6:47:28 PM
Female genital mutilation has been criminalised in Egypt since 2008. A 2016 amendment mandates sentences of between five and seven years in prison for those convicted

Life & Style - Health
2/6/2020 9:49:46 PM

Life & Style - Health
2/6/2020 12:24:00 PM

Life & Style - Health
2/6/2020 12:10:00 PM
The cost in Egypt would be about $876,825,000 and Sudan $274,765,000 yearly

Egypt - Politics
1/31/2020 2:59:40 PM
Nada Hassan Abdel-Maqsoud, 12, died from complications following the procedure, which is criminalised in Egy

Egypt -
1/29/2020 7:32:14 PM
The reports ranged from legal issues to female genital mutilation, child marriage, and human trafficking, according the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/27/2019 12:30:04 AM
Violence against women includes domestic and sexual violence and practices such as early marriage, female genital mutilation (FGM) and trafficking

Egypt - Politics
9/5/2019 6:03:27 PM

Egypt - Politics
2/6/2019 12:35:29 PM

Opinion -
2/6/2019 12:08:21 PM

Life & Style - Health
9/30/2018 10:21:36 PM
Despite a significant decline in the number of Egyptian girls forced to undergo circumcision, the number of those undergoing the illegal procedure under the supervision of a doctor or nurse is on the rise

Egypt - Politics
9/8/2018 10:06:15 AM
Marie Assaad (16 October 1922 - 30 August 2018)

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