“FGM is child abuse: International obligations and enforcing the law- Can midwives succeed where governments fear to tread?” view Midwifery Seminar Program | more information about this event
In 2012 Felicity wrote the ground breaking article in The Guardian “Female Genital Mutilation: Time for a prosecution” following a successful presentation to CPS lawyers and other professionals on how the law in relation to FGM could be enforced. Since then she has appeared in the BAFTA nominated FGM documentary “The Cruel Cut” on channel […]
February 6 was International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). Felicity not only appeared on 105.7 ABC Darwin Radio on the topic of FGM, which you can listen to here, but also wrote a joint article for the Guardian newspaper on 10 reasons why our FGM law has failed – and 10 ways to improve […]
Felicity Gerry appearing in The Cruel Cut – Channel 4 at 10.45pm on Wednesday 6th November as part of the campaign to end the practice of female genital mutilation. See the Channel 4 and Daughters of Eve websites for more info.
‘Female genital mutilation was criminalised in the UK more than two decades ago but there has yet to be a conviction.’ Read the article