FGM case studies

These are frank accounts of womens’ and girls’ experiences of dealing with FGM in the UK.



These case studies highlight various issues including a lack of:

  • proper training for midwives
  • referral procedures among services
  • general help and support for girls or women with FGM
Published 9 April 2014
Last updated 24 November 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated 'Positive working between midwife and GP' case study and removed 'Example of voluntary sector support to survivors' case study.
  2. First published.