Sources and Resources for “Notes from The Gambia”


Donors Working Group on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (DWG)



Since 2001 the DWG has brought together key governmental and intergovernmental organizations and foundations committed to supporting the abandonment of female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C). This new website is a resource to share documents and information about donor-supported work with a particular focus on sharing lessons learned and programs that support communities worldwide to enable them to abandon FGM/C within a generation. The new website offers four main areas to find information on the DWG and FGM/C.

The Irish Family Planning Association has recently launched a new publication called "Ireland's National Plan of Action to Address Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)":

The NGO Gamcotrap works to protect the sexual and reproductive health rights of women and children against harmful traditional practices. is