Sexual and reproductive health

Female genital mutilation: integrating the prevention and the management of the health complications into the curricula of nursing and midwifery

A teacher's guide

World Health Organization, Department of Gender and Women's Health and Department of Reproductive Health and Research

Front cover

Publication details

Number of pages: 144
Publication date: 2001
Languages: English, French
WHO reference number: WHO/RHR/01.16 - Web only


This guide is intended for use primarily by the teachers of nurses and midwives who are providing basic, post-basic or in-service training to prospective nurses and midwives. Its four modules will also be of use to those responsible for educating and training medical students, clinical officers, public health officers, and other health-care providers.

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