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Human Rights Violation: End Female Genital Mutilation in Somalia and Sudan Now ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, women, mutilation, violence, protection )

Cher
- 1312 days ago - petition2congress.com
We are Social Workers advocating for the end of female genital mutilation (FGM) in Somalia and Sudan. This is a direct human rights violation in accordance with the United Nations, Universal Declaration of Human Rights. It is clear that Sudan and Somalia
Changing Traditions: Ethiopia´s Afar Region Says "NO" to FGM / Sexual Cutting
World  (tags: Africa, FGM, traditions, changes, harmful practices, , mutilation, pain, good news )

Marta
- 1711 days ago - afrol.com
The strongly harmful practice of female genital mutilation (FGM) is effectively being fought in Ethiopia's Afar region. Anti-FGM campaigns are supported by Muslim religious leaders, clan leaders and now even circumcisers themselves.
The Heart of Darkness: Congo.
World  (tags: Congo, raped, mutilation, torture, destruction, injustice, bestiality, )

Marta
- 1741 days ago - wluml.org
For women, the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is the heart of darkness: a territory where they are sexually attacked, mutilated and killed in ways so vicious that the United Nations calls it unprecedented. But for the survivors, the horror
Sign Petition: End Domestic Violence in the Muslim World
World  (tags: world, middle-east, sharia, law, africa, muslim, domestic, violence, humiliation, beatings, mutilation, flogging, rape, honor, killing, stoning, acid, attacks, FGM, lashes, women, girls, human, rights, freedom, abuse, cruelty )

Tom
- 1959 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Assaults on women and young girls, especially domestic violence, acid attacks, honor killings, FGM and forced marriage that have become a growing problem in some Muslim countries, are barbaric, inhumane and completely contrary to Islamic teachings.
Sign Petition: International Coalition for Women's Rights
World  (tags: society, culture, world, muslim, sharia, law, domestic, violence, humiliation, beatings, mutilation, flogging, rape, honor, killing, stoning, acid, attacks, FGM, lashes, women, children, human, rights, freedom, abuse, cruelty )

Tom
- 1959 days ago - petitiononline.com
Sharia law deems a woman unequal and subordinate to her husband. Under Sharia, women's testimony is worth half that of men's, women have limited rights to divorce and child custody and women can be executed for apostasy or stoned to death for adultery.
Pakistan Moves to Outlaw Domestic Violence
World  (tags: world, middle-east, pakistan, muslim, domestic, violence, humiliation, beatings, mutilation, flogging, rape, honor, killing, stoning, acid, attacks, FGM, lashes, women, girls, human, rights, freedom, abuse, cruelty )

Tom
- 1959 days ago - google.com
Pakistan moved towards outlawing domestic violence when lawmakers approved a bill Tuesday that will punish those found guilty of beating women or children with jail terms and fines. The law, passed unanimously, was called a "big day" for Pakistani women.
Leaders Indifferent as Congolese Women Are Raped and Mutilated
World  (tags: sexual violence, congo, rape, mutilation, world )

Linda
- 2621 days ago - mercurynews.com
Despite many warnings, nothing quite prepared me for what I heard last month from survivors of a sexual violence so brutal it staggers the imagination and mocked my notions of human decency.
A Testimony on Female Genital Mutilation in India
World  (tags: FGM, FGC, India, girls, women, human rights, mutilation, abuse )

Lauren
- 2786 days ago - stopfgmc.org
"I hope you will publish this letter to let others know that women suffer greatly from this practice,not only in Africa,but in other countries.Women need to break the silence,support one another in this effort so our daughters will have brighter futures"
   

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