Coventry City Council have agreed £7K to fund the development if the existing iOS (Apple) Breastfeeding skills app to work for the Android platform.
FGM (Female Genital Mutilation) or female genital cutting has damaging mental and physical effects on women and girls around the world. Research has shown that 140 million women and girls worldwide have been affected and of these, 66,000 were in the UK. It is estimated that up to 98,000 girls in the UK are at risk of being cut.
Professor Harris Beider of the Centre for Social Relations has been appointed to Columbia University, New York City as a Visiting Professor in the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA).