Article on FGM in Germany / Artikel über FGM in Deutschland

18 Aug

The German newspaper “Der Westen” has published an article on the situation of female migrants from countries in which female genital mutilation is practiced, and the continued threat of having to undergo this procedure for the daughters of these women.

According to the article, there are around 20.000 women and 5.000 girls from countries in which FGM is being practiced currently living in Germany.

You can read the article here (in German)

“Der Westen” hat einen Artikel über Migrantinnen in Deutschland veröffentlicht, die aus Ländern stammen, in denen weibliche Genitalverstümmelung praktiziert wird. Der Artikel verdeutlicht, wie viele junge Mädchen auch in Deutschland von weiblicher Genitalverstümmelung bedroht sind.

Laut dem Artikel leben in Deutschland etwa 20 000 Frauen und 5 000 Mädchen aus rund 28 Ländern, in denen weibliche Genitalverstümmelung praktiziert wird.

Hier gibt es den ganzen Artikel.

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