Can A Bath Of Milk And Honey Replace Female Genital Mutilation?

Could a Driving License and being able to vote suffice as coming of age rites?

Rituals can be replaced … no need to cut children …

At age 9, Nice Nailantei Leng’ete ran away from home so she wouldn’t have her genitalia cut as part of a coming-of-­age ceremony. For her defiance, she was shunned by family and community. That was 16 years ago. The ritual cutting away of part or all of the external female genitalia continues in force around the world.

Full Article: Can A Bath Of Milk And Honey Replace Female Genital Mutilation?

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