Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Somali Refugees' Perspectives Regarding FGM/C in the US

Authors/Editors

McNeely, Shaunessy
Christie-de Jong, Floor

Publisher(s)

United Kingdom: Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care 12 3, September 12, 2016, 18 pages

Description of Resource

This paper from the International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care explores perspectives of Somali refugees on female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) and potential changes in these after migration. The study found that health care providers (HCPs) are not culturally prepared to help women with FGM/C. 

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/IJMHSC-09-2015-0033?af=R&