Skip main navigation

Safeguarding vs Stigmatisation

Nuances when it comes to safeguarding
Graphic of lots of women
The government’s perspective is focused on safe-guarding, reporting, prosecution, and protection of victims and those at risk – for very good reasons!

However this might translate to victimisation and communal alienation.

Have a read of the following article:

  • this report on the impact of FGM-safeguarding on communities

Further Reading

This article is from the free online

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM): Health, Law, and Socio-Cultural Sensitivity

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Reach your personal and professional goals

Unlock access to hundreds of expert online courses and degrees from top universities and educators to gain accredited qualifications and professional CV-building certificates.

Join over 18 million learners to launch, switch or build upon your career, all at your own pace, across a wide range of topic areas.

Start Learning now