In commemoration of International Day of Zero Tolerance from Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) on 6 February, Beyond the Hijab will be running a 6-part series of blog posts by women living in Singapore about their thoughts and reflections on the practice of female circumcision in Singapore.
- Let’s Talk about “Sunat Perempuan”
- Leave Them Alone
- My Body Is Not Mine – A Muslim woman’s commentary on body autonomy
- The Pain of Remembering
- The Problem of Sunat Perempuan
- The Sacred Self
Participate in the survey on sunat perempuan: tinyurl.com/sunatperempuan
For more information and resources on sunat perempuan in Singapore:
- Marranci, G. (2015). Female circumcision in multicultural Singapore: The hidden cut. The Australian Journal of Anthropology, 26(2), 276-292.
- A Tiny Cut
- Orchid Project