MYWO

AcronymDefinition
MYWOMaendeleo Ya Wanawake Organization (Kenya)
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It follows years of research and discussion with villagers by MYWO field workers with the close cooperation of the Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH), a nonprofit, nongovernmental, international organization which seeks to improve the health of women and children.
Benefits such as education, gifts, celebrations, and privileges are bestowed on the circumcised girl, MYWO has developed a communication program to reeducate community leaders, parents, elders, and youth, and it is exploring ways of eliminating the practice (Matovina 1992; Toubia 1993; who 1993b).