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UK Department for International Development

Health: Toward Ending Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in Africa and Beyond

UK aid from the British people

Project Data Last Updated: 04/08/2019

IATI Identifier: GB-1-203024


This programme combines targeted action with communities in 17 countries with support for legislative and policy change and effective implementation of laws and policies. It includes a robust international research component to build the global evidence base on the most effective strategies to end FGM/C. It will work with others to support a movement within countries and globally to raise awareness and understanding of FGM/C and build support for efforts to end the practice. This programme aims to work towards ending the practice in one generation.

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