Search for dissertations about: "Owolabi Bjälkander"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Owolabi Bjälkander.

  1. 1. Female genital mutilation in Sierra Leone

    Author : Owolabi Bjälkander; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : Background: The prevalence of female genital mutilation (FGM) in Sierra Leone is the seventh highest in Africa, yet little research has been done on its effects on girls and women. Objectives: This thesis aims to provide knowledge on the effects and experiences of girls and women, and the views of adolescent boys, about FGM which is performed within the initiation ceremony of the Bondo Society in Sierra Leone. READ MORE