Tag Archives: Female Genital Mutilation

Liz Mach publishes article on FGM in Kenyan Magazine

Maryknoll Lay Missioner Liz Mach is featured in a recent article in New People Magazine, published by the Comboni Missionaries in Kenya. As part of a diocesan team in Musoma where she works alongside a number of dedicated Tanzanians, Liz has been fighting to eradicate Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Tanzania, where the program has the full support of the Diocese...
Read more

Attempts made to end FGM in Tanzania

What is FGM? This three letter acronym stands for Female Genital Mutilation. A practice still alive in Tanzania today and many parts of the world. Liz Mach, a long term Maryknoll Lay Missioner now in her 39th year of mission, recently wrote an article that appeared in the Maryknoll Office for Global Concern (MOGC), which informs us about this practice...
Read more