The Ethiopian man who in became the first person in the United States to be convicted in a female genital mutilation case was deported back to his home country on Monday after serving 10 years in prison, authorities confirmed. The case prompted a state law that expressly forbade the practice, which was already prohibited under federal law. Gallagher, a field office director for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said in a statement Tuesday.
Was it too terrible to talk about? That is the trouble with the modern media. Faraway places of which we know little are only shown to us when something bad happens.
Credit: Kris Fricke. On the breezy morning of 2 March, a colourful crowd of mostly young people gathers in the heart of Addis Ababa. They are here to mark an important moment in Ethiopian history.
Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia is a charitable organization in Ethiopia dedicated to treating and preventing a specific childbirth injury known as obstetric fistula. Having the Hamlin Fistula Clinic in Ethiopia is vital because it is one the fastest growing economies in Africa. Unfortunately, the country has less than 7, trained midwives making the ratio of midwives to women having children very low.
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After a year's worth of Worldwide Wednesday, we've finally done it, folks. The big one. The country with the longest history of human development in all of Africa.
The film tells the story of five Ethiopian women suffering from obstetric fistulas, small holes between the vagina and rectum or bladder caused by prolonged labor. Fistulas are painful, uncomfortable, and highly stigmatized as they result in incontinence. In some cultures, they are considered a sign that a woman is cursed.
Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia is dedicated to the treatment and prevention of childbirth injuries called obstetric fistulas. They were in Ethiopia to train midwives when they discovered the terrible plight of the fistula patients. They bear their sorrows in silent shame.
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Virtually the only way for Tesdale Mesele 13 to avoid soon being married into a life of housework and childbearing was to run. So that's what the spunky girl with matchstick legs and a ponytail did. She ran along the rutted dirt-roads of the Ethiopian highlands, barefoot or in torn sneakers, trying to improve her endurance. She ran up the wide, cracked steps to Meskel Square in the capital, while goats wandered by and clouds of pollution turned the air charcoal gray.