This comes in a quick response to a recent case of a 15 year old girl who arrived at a hospital after being subject to FGM; the father and the nurse were arrested and remain in custody pending investigations.
Failing to let girls finish their education could cost the world as much as $30 trillion in lost earnings and productivity annually.
The percentage of girls between 15 and 19 getting married has decreased by 6 percent over the past two years.
Girls who go through puberty early could be more likely to experience depression and behavior problems that last into their 20s compared to peers who start menstruation later
Female athletes often face challenges globally, specifically in the Middle East.
Egyptians have double standards in their culture especially when it comes to women that head home late, drink or live alone.
July, August and September represent a “cutting season”, as female genital mutilation (FGM) crimes increase during these months.
Babatunde Osotimehin believed that family planning is most important intervention you can give to liberate a woman’s energy and life.