Female Genital Mutilation Teaching Module

Female Genital Mutilation Teaching Module

Health Professionals

A comprehensive 28-page guide for nursing, midwifery and medical tertiary education providers to use with students. The resource includes information on: the WHO FGM definitions; FGM in New Zealand; beliefs and issues sustaining the practice; attitudes towards FGM; short and long term complications; complications in pregnancy, labour and birth; sexual and psychological complications; responding to FGM health care needs; sexual health care issues and FGM health education in NZ.

Code: FGM-Res-18

Contact us

The FGM Education Programme
PO Box 99350, Newmarket 1149,
Auckland, New Zealand