Kenyan girls hide in schools to escape FGM

Kenyan girls are hiding in schools this Christmas to escape parents who want them to undergo FGM.

CHR Comment: The article describes the role of Saint Catherine girls school in educating people against traditional “circumcision” practices. Protestant churches have similarly sought to change this aspect of culture.

Source: Kenyan girls hide in schools to escape FGM – BBC News

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