FGM Education Programme

What is the New Zealand FGM Education Programme?

The FGM Education Programme is a small community based programme established in 1997 in response to the rising number of women settling in New Zealand from countries that practice FGM.

The objectives of the Programme are to provide improved reproductive health care services for women affected by FGM through provider training and support, and contribute towards preventing the occurrence of FGM in New Zealand through community education and health promotion.

The key Programme activities include:


For more information on FGM training and education, please email info@fgm.co.nz