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Female Circumcision VS Female Genital Mutilation

The BBC published a report on genital mutilation in Singapore and why it exists.

Upon reading the article, my Chinese friend immediately asked me, eh, are you a victim of this genital mutilation too? 632 kata lagi

Singapore

The sacred self: Reflections on female circumcision by a Singaporean Malay

(Originally posted by BEYONDHIJABSG on 6 FEBRUARY, 2016. Republished here with permission.)

Country: Singapore

Community: Malay

By Nurul Fadiah Johari

I have a memory of my little sister going through circumcision. 364 kata lagi

Stories And Narratives

Let’s Talk About “Sunat Perempuan”

(Originally Posted by BEYONDHIJABSG on 2 FEBRUARY, 2016. Republished here with permission). 

Country: Singapore

Community: Malay

By Afiqa Ab Rahman

Recently I attended a workshop where participants from Singapore, Malaysia, India, and Thailand shared their experiences and discussed Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). 460 kata lagi

Stories And Narratives

Female circumcision is no different from other forms of violence against women

(Originally posted by BEYONDHIJABSG on 5 FEBRUARY, 2016. Republished here with permission.)

Country: Singapore

Community: Malay

By Filzah Sumartono

So I was talking to my friend the other day and I brought up the issue of… 319 kata lagi

Stories And Narratives

'I am relieved more parents are saying no to female circumcision'

(Originally posted by BEYONDHIJABSG on 5 FEBRUARY, 2016. Republished here with permission.)

Country: Singapore

Community: Malay

By Zuby Eusofe 

I was six years old when I was forced to undergo female genital mutilation (FGM) aka… 309 kata lagi

Stories And Narratives

My Body Is Not Mine – A Muslim woman’s commentary on body autonomy

(Originally posted by BEYONDHIJABSG on 4 FEBRUARY, 2016. Republished here with permission.)

Country: Singapore

Community: Malay

By Zarifah Anuar

When I was two weeks old, my mother handed me over to her  656 kata lagi

Stories And Narratives

I did not circumcise my daughters, says a Malay Muslim mother

(Originally posted by BEYONDHIJABSG on 3 FEBRUARY, 2016. Republished here with permission.)

Country: Singapore

Community: Malay

By Zubaida Ali

When my daughters were born, I made the decision not to have them circumcised. 328 kata lagi

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