This is the page for discussing the topic circumcision, cutting or mutilation? in the Introductory chapter of Eradicating Female Genital Mutilation (obtainable from the publishers). The list of topics considered in the Introductory chapter can be seen here.
Please ensure your contributions concern the specific topic here under discussion. There are many other threads on this website if you want to discuss other aspects of eradicating FGM (the Topics tag cloud in the column to your right will take you to whichever issue/s you are considering).
So, if circumcision, cutting or mutilation? is the topic about which you want to share views or information, just ‘Reply’ in the comments box below…. Thank you!
Documents to note:
The Bamako Declaration: Female Genital Mutilation Terminology (Mali, 2005)
A Feminist Statement on the Naming and Abolition of Female Genital Mutilation (2013)