Studies in Family Planning


Studies in Family Planning is the scientific peer-review journal of NGO Population Council. In this LINK you can submit your own manuscripts and seek for other articles of your interest.

Stud Fam Plann has published the following on FGM:

Yoder PS, Wang S, Johansen E. Estimates of female genital mutilation/cutting in 27 African countries and Yemen. 2013 Jun;44(2):189-204. LINK

Berg RC, Denison E. Effectiveness of Interventions Designed to Prevent Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: A Systematic Review. 2012 June 43(2): 135-146 LINK

Diop NJ, Askew I. The effectiveness of a community-based education program on abandoning female genital mutilation/cutting in Senegal. 2009 Dec;40(4):307-18. LINK

Yount KM, Abraham BK. Female genital cutting and HIV/AIDS among Kenyan women. 2007 Jun;38(2):73-88. LINK

Jackson EF, Akweongo P, Sakeah E, Hodgson A, Asuru R, Phillips JF. Inconsistent reporting of female genital cutting status in Northern Ghana: Explanatory factors and analytical consequences. 2003 Sept 34(3): 200-210 LINK

Slanger TE, Snow RC, Okonofua FE. The Impact of Female Genital Cutting on First Delivery in Southwest Nigeria. 2002 June 33(2):173–184 LINK

Jones H, Diop N, Askew I, Kaboré I. Female Genital Cutting Practices in Burkina Faso and Mali and Their Negative Health Outcomes. Sept 1999 30(3): 219–230 LINK

Mensch BS, Bagah D, Clark WH, Binka F. The changing nature of adolescence in the Kssena-Nankana District of Northern Ghana. June 1999 30(2)95–111, June 1999 LINK