Content Tagged With: 'female genital cutting'

Increasing numbers of newcomers are coming to Manitoba from countries that practice female genital cutting (FGC). We prefer this term over FGM (female genital mutilation) because it causes less stigma and is more community-friendly.FGC is an ancient women-held tradition. In many places in the world...
Our Selves Our Daughters: Community Engagement and Consultations Report, December 2009  This report describes the process and outcomes of the initial research phase of our work on female genital cutting with a local community. It provides an understanding on the topic from women’s and community...
Type: Resource
Topics: female genital cutting, projects, research
Our Selves, Our Daughters: Community-Based Education and Engagement Addressing Female Genital Cutting (FGC) with Refugee and Immigrant African Women in Winnipeg, 2010-2011. Final Activity and Evaluation Report, April 2011 This report accounts for activities of Phase two of our project on FGC. It...
Type: Resource
Topics: female genital cutting, projects, research
Our Selves, Our Daughters: Community-Based Education and Engagement Addressing Female Genital Cutting (FGC) with Refugee and Immigrant African Women in Winnipeg – 2011-12. Final Activity and Evaluation Report, April 2012  This report describes project activities and the evaluation findings for the...
Type: Resource
Topics: female genital cutting, projects
Our Selves, Our Daughters: Community-Based Education Addressing Female Genital Cutting (FGC) with Refugee and Immigrant Women in Winnipeg, Final Activity and Evaluation Report. July 2010  Here we report on the first phase of the project concerning female genital cutting with a focus on the...
Type: Resource
Topics: female genital cutting, projects, research
Our Selves Our Daughters: Women, Men and Youth’s Perspectives of Female Genital Cutting and Change, August 2011  This report focuses on a “Whole Community” community-based research process to determine culturally relevant approaches and messages in order to promote community-level change that will...
Type: Resource
Topics: female genital cutting, projects, research
Our Selves, Our Daughters: Community-Based Education and Engagement Addressing Female Genital Cutting (FGC) with Refugee and Immigrant African Women in Winnipeg – 2012-13. Final Activity and Evaluation Report, April 2013Our Selves, Our Daughters: Community-Based Education and Engagement Addressing...
Type: Research
Topics: research, female genital cutting, immigrants
This reports describes a series of events and evaluation findings concerning the mobilization on changes to the practices of FGC among a newcomer community in Winnipeg.
Type: Resource
Topics: female genital cutting
Symposium on Female Genital Cutting (FGC): Focus on Canadian Approaches to Addressing FGC Report, September 2011  Here we report on the outcome of a two-day international Symposium intended to promote knowledge exchange for improving health policies, programming and services for women who have...
Type: Resource
Topics: female genital cutting, projects, research

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