Effort to end female genital mutilation in Somalia

Despite efforts to curb Female Genital Mutilation; in 2018 the United Nations Population Fund warned that each year the number of women predicted to undergo the practice could rise to 4.6 million by 2030, an increase driven by population growth in communities that carry out the practice; for more CNBC Africa spoke with Dr. Amina Jama, Founder, Women in Global Health Somalia.

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