Danish medical and children’s rights organisations strongly condemning non-therapeutic circumcision of children, regardless of sex, cultural background and the religion of the parents.

A number of respected Danish and foreign health and human rights organisations have taken strong exception to circumcision and other genital surgeries on healthy children. A number of them have demanded legislation in order to protect the children.

The following list is not exclusive, but will be continuously maintained.

Danish Medical Organisations

Health Organisations in Denmark

Children’s Rights Organisations in Denmark

Other Danish Organisations

Foreign Organisations


National organisation of children’s and youth pedagogues (Børne- og Ungdomspædagogernes Landsforbund – BUPL)