Traditional and Local Terms for FGM

Published May 31, 2017   |    Updated October 20, 2017 12:47 pm

DEVELOPED BY THE NATIONAL FGM CENTRE

Summary of Document

This document contains the traditional and local terms for Female Genital Mutilation by country and language. We recommend you ask the family what word they would use to describe FGM and you can use this document to help guide your discussion.