Available courses for health workers in peace issues

United to End Female Genital Mutilation

Course level / degree:
Certificate
Related fields of medical peace work:
Human rights and International humanitarian law
Prevention of self-induced, domestic and community violence
Target groups:
Medical Students
Nursing students
Other health profession students
Physicians
Nurses
Other health professionals
Country:
@ e-learning course
Institution:
Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)
Main Topics:
Introduction to FGM, Gender Identity, Roles and Power Dynamics in the Context of Migration, Consequences of FGM on Women's Health, Communication Techniques in Supporting Women Affected by FGM
Aim:
To improve the support and treatment offered to women and girls in Europe living with or at risk of genital mutilation, by encouraging a more specialised gender- and culture-sensitive approach in the healthcare services. To strengthen the skills needed
Requirements:
none
Open to external students or non members:
Yes
Elective or obligatory:
Elective
Fee:
0
Duration:
8 hours
Contact hours:
0
Credits:
0
Teaching Methodologies:
reading material, test questions
Website:
www.uefgm.org
Contact Details:
info@medinstgenderstudies.org
Language:
English, Italian, Portuguese
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