Sökning: "FGM C"

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  1. 1. Kvinnlig könsstympning - En litteraturöversikt om kvinnlig könsstympning och kvinnornas erfarenheter av defibulation och klitorisrekonstruktion

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Författare :Ina Edvardsson; [2020-08-14]
    Nyckelord :Kvinnlig könsstympning; FGM C; kvinnors erfarenheter; defibulation; klitorisrekonstruktion; Female genital mutilation; FGM C; women´s experiences; defibulation; clitoral reconstruction;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Female genital mutilation (FGM/C) is a global public health problem that violates the human rights, as stated in the Universal Declaration of human rights by the United Nations. Despite the major health problems that occurs as a consequence of FGM/C is the area sparsely researched. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Morality Discourses of NGOs Working With FGM/C in Sierra Leone

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Mika Bergström; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Sierra Leone; FGM C; Universalism; Cultural Relativism; NGO; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines how moral discourse concerning FGM/C is articulated by the NGOs Amazonian Initiative Movement (AIM) and Advocacy Movement Network (AMNet) and with what consequences. It is a case study about these two organisations which uses content analysis as the main data collecting and analysing strategy. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Legislative impact on the fight against Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in The Gambia

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa och samhälle (HS); Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa och samhälle (HS)

    Författare :Johanna Stenberg; Carl Thorsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :FGM; Female genital mutilation; Legislation; NGO; Collectivism; Cultural Relativism; Universalism; Gambia;

    Sammanfattning : Over 200 million women and girls alive today have been victims of Female Geni-tal Mutilation / Cutting, and another 3,6 million are at risk every year. This tradi-tional practice is widespread and has gained a lot of attention from Non-governmental organizations, scholars and medical professionals around the world, stating warnings about the harmful effects. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Behind Closed Doors: From an Open Celebration to a Secret Practice : An Ethnographic Study of the Meaning and Function of Female Genital Mutilation/Circumcision in Singida, Tanzania

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Therese Lelli; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Women s rights; FGM; FGM C; GBV; Singida; Tanzania; Lawalawa; Change; Humanitarian Action; Cultural Anthopology;

    Sammanfattning : This research examines the practice of Female Genital Mutilation/Circumcision (FGM/C) as a social phenomenon in Singida Region, Tanzania. The aim is to contribute to a deepened cultural anthropological understanding of the function and meaning behind the practice in Singida, and how it reacts to external factors of change, such as human rights-based laws and projects aiming to eradicate FGM/C. LÄS MER

  5. 5. "It starts with you" - A qualitative study about Samburu men’s perspective, change of mind and involvement in ending Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in Samburu, Kenya.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Författare :Joanna Sjödin; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Samburu.; Ending FGM C; change of mind; involving men; cultural practice; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this qualitative field study was to investigate and analyse Samburu men’s perspective on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) in Samburu, Kenya. The chosen subjects to examine were the men’s perspective of the practice of FGM/C itself, the process of change of mind and their involvement in ending FGM/C. LÄS MER