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Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation
The EU estimates 500,000 girls and women living in Europe are suffering with the lifelong consequences of female genital mutilation. And an estimated 180,000 girls in Europe are at risk of female genital mutilation each year.
Yesterday the EU Commision have published a strategy paper with a new push to fight female genital mutilation (FGM) in the EU and beyond. Read more here