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Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: Data and Trends

Charlotte Feldman-Jacobs and Donna Clifton

Download "Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: Data and Trends: http://www.prb.org/pdf08/fgm-wallchart.pdf

An estimated 100 million to 140 million girls and women worldwide have undergone female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) and more than 3 million girls are at risk for cutting each year on the African continent alone.

Learn Without Fear:The Global Campaign to End Violence in Schools

October, 2008
Learn Without Fear:The Global Campaign to End Violence in Schools

Learn Without Fear: The Global Campaign to End Violence in Schools Cruel and humiliating forms of psychological punishment, gender-based violence and bullying remain a daily reality for millions of children.Every child has the right to a safe school environment. The Learn Without Fear campaign aims to end violence against children in all schools. Global targets Plan's vision is of a world where children can go to school in safety and expect a quality learning experience without fear or threats of violence.

Guatemala: No Protection, No Justice: Killings of Women and Girls in Guatemala

June, 2005
Amnesty International

This report, part of AI Stop Violence Against Women Campaign, was published 9 June 2005.

Guatemala: No protection, no justice: killings of women (an update)

June, 2006
Amnesty International

Guatemala: No protection, no justice: killings of women (an update)

http://www.amnesty.ca/resource_centre/reports/view.php?load=arcview&arti...

At approximately 9:30 pm on 27 July 2005, 20-year-old university student Cristina Hernández(1) was forced nto a grey car outside her home by four men. Neighbours witnessed the abduction and immediately alerted her father who later related: