2018-01-09

IV MAP-FGM International Seminar: FGM/C: From medicine to critical anthropology

On the 24 and 25 November 2017 the forth and last seminar of the MAP-FGM project had been held at the Department of Political Science of the Roma Tre University. Titled “FGM/C: From Medicine to Critical anthropology”, this event gathered more than 25 speakers from all over the world (researchers, professionals and activists) who shared their knowledge and expertise on […]
2017-10-26

24-25th November 2017: 4th MAP-FGM International seminar “From Medicine to Critical Anthropology”

Roma Tre team is fixing up the organization of the International Seminar and started new trainings on FGM/C with students of Political Science and International Cooperation.  The forth and last International Seminar of the MAP-FGM project is titled: “FGM/C: From Medicine to Critical Anthropology”. It will be held in Rome on 24 and 25 November 2017, in the Aula Magna of the […]
2017-10-25

3rd International Seminar “Institutional Responses to FGM/C”

The 3rd International Seminar “Institutional Responses to FGM/C” was held at ISCTE-IUL in Lisbon in September 28th and 29th. This Seminar brougt to the discussion the inherent complexity of institutional responses to FGM/C through contributions of experts from various African countries (Guinea-Bissau, Senegal, Guinea Conakry and Mauritania) and other European experts that work on these cross-cutting contexts and other related […]
2017-10-25

Published the papers of I MAP-FGM International Seminar

The papers of our I International Seminar held in Madrid on 3-4th February 2017 organized jointly by the Gender Equality Observatory of King Juan Carlos University and Wassu-UAB Foundation have been published in English and Spanish. Under the title of “Sociocultural and legal aspects of FGM/C: transnational experiences of prevention and protection”, it compiles findings and experiencies of European and […]
2017-07-25

3rd International Seminar: Institutional Responses to FGM/C. Lisbon 28&29th September

The III International Seminar of the MAP-FGM project will be held in Lisbon and is being prepared by the CEI-IUL team. It will take place in the 28th and 29th September 2017 in ISCTE-IUL under the theme “Institutional Responses to FGM/C”. This seminar will have 1 keynote speech, 5 roundtables and 1 documentary screening. The programme is now closed and […]
2017-07-24

Gallery II MAP-FGM International Seminar: “Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting at the intersection of qualitative, quantitative and mixed method research – Experiences from Africa and Europe”

2017-07-21

2nd Academic Seminar “Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting at the intersection of qualitative, quantitative and mixed method research – Experiences from Africa and Europe”

The 2nd Academic Seminar “Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting at the intersection of qualitative, quantitative and mixed method research – Experiences from Africa and Europe”, was held in Brussels at Hotel Bloom, on Thursday and Friday June 8 and 9 2017. The seminar aimed at discussing the added value of research in abandoning FGM, the do’s and don’ts and propose recommendations for […]
2017-04-28

Registration & program. II MAP-FGM International Seminar, Brussels, 8th – 9th June 2017

The Academic Seminar on “Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting at the intersection of qualitative, quantitative and mixed method research – Experiences from Africa and Europe”, will take place in Brussels, on June 8 and 9 2017. The aim of the seminar is to discuss the added value of research in the campaign towards abandoning FGM, the do’s and don’ts and propose recommendations […]
2017-04-03

Videos: Panels of I MAP-FGM International Seminar on Socio-cultural and legal aspects of FGM/C: transnational experiences of prevention and protection

2017-04-02

Soon: II MAP-FGM International Seminar, Brussels, 8th – 9th June 2017

The Academic Seminar on  “Quantitative, qualitative and mixed researching methos on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting  – Experiences from Africa and Europe”, will take place in Brussels, on June 8 and 9 2017. The aim of the seminar is to discuss the added value of research in the campaign towards abandoning FGM, the do’s and don’ts and propose recommendations for researching FGM/C. […]
2017-04-02

International Seminar: I MAP-FGM International Seminar, Madrid, 3-4th February 2017

On the eve of the International Day against FGM/C, the first international seminar of MAP-FGM project was hold at Madrid City Hall around the following subject: ‘Socio-cultural and legal aspects of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: Transnational Experiences of Prevention and Protection’. Opened by the Major of Madrid, Mrs. Manuela Carmena, this seminar was composed of several panels of academic experts from […]
2017-03-31

I MAP-FGM International Seminar, Madrid, 3-4th February 2017

On the eve of the International Day against FGM/C, the first international seminar of MAP-FGM project was hold at Madrid City Hall around the following subject: ‘Socio-cultural and legal aspects of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: Transnational Experiences of Prevention and Protection’. Opened by the Major of Madrid, Mrs. Manuela Carmena, this seminar was composed of several panels of academic experts from […]
2017-01-30

1st International Conference of the “Multisectoral Academic Program to Prevent and Combat Female Genital Mutilation” “Socio-cultural and legal aspects of female genital mutilation / cutting: Transnational experiences of prevention and protection”. Program.

Madrid, 3rd and 4th February 2017 Conference Hall, City Council of Madrid Alcalá Street, 50 (4th floor) This Seminar is the first of the four international academic seminars of the Project “Multisectoral Academic Programme to prevent and combat FGM/C”, co-funded by the European Commission. The Multisectoral Academic Programme to prevent and combat Female Genital Mutilation (FGM/C) aims to raise awareness, […]
2016-12-19

Registrations and program of the 1st International Conference of the “Multisectoral Academic Program to Prevent and Combat Female Genital Mutilation” “Socio-cultural and legal aspects of female genital mutilation / cutting: Transnational experiences of prevention and protection”.

On the occasion of the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation, on 3 and 4 February 2017, the Gender Equality Observatory of the Rey Juan Carlos University and Wassu-UAB Foundation will hold an International Conference under the title ” SOCIO-CULTURAL AND LEGAL ASPECTS OF FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION: Transnational experiences of prevention and protection “. This Congress is the first of […]
2016-11-29

Call for papers for the International Conference “SOCIO-CULTURAL AND LEGAL ASPECTS OF FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION (FGM/C): Transnational experiences of prevention and protection”

On 3 and 4 February 2017, the Gender Equality Observatory of the Rey Juan Carlos University and the Wassu-UAB Foundation will organize an International Conference on “SOCIO-CULTURAL AND LEGAL ASPECTS OF FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION: Transnational experiences of prevention and protection”. This Conference is the first of four international academic seminars planned to be organized in the framework of the project […]