Liberia: Gender Minister pushes for ban on FGM

  • 13-06-2018 Photo credit: VOA News


    Liberia’s Gender Children and Social Protection Minister Mrs. Piso Saydee Tarr is calling for the complete abolition of Female Genital Mutilation or FGM in her country.

    FGM is the ritual cutting or total removal of the external female genitalia for non-medical reasons as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO).

    WADR’s Darlington Porkpa in Monrovia attended a one day public forum where the issue was discussed and now reports.