Health Poverty Action is an international development charity working to strengthen poor and marginalised people in their struggle for health– through development initiatives in 13 countries and campaigning for change.

Somalia's new constitution prohibits Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), but will it stop the practice?

This August, Somalia banned female circumcision by law. The ban is a welcome addition to the new constitution but enforcing an end to the practice will be a huge challenge....more