Efua Dorkenoo, Who Campaigned Against Genital Cutting, Dies at 65


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Efua Dorkenoo, who helped lead a successful 30-year campaign against the tradition of genital cutting of girls and women, mainly in Africa and the Middle East, by casting the practice as a human rights violation, died on Oct. 18 in London. She was 65.

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