Briefs, Fact Sheets and Brochures

Enabling Environments for Eliminating Female Genital Mutilation

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UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund,UNICEF, United Nations Children's Fund

The policy brief evaluates to what extent the UN Member States and their cross-country contexts partners have been able to prevent and respond to female genital mutilation through an implemented comprehensive and multisectoral approach.

The influence of COVID-19 on female genital mutilation prevention and response program is also outlined in the policy brief. Furthermore a framework is presented providing strategic guidance to lawmakers, policymakers and all stakeholders, bringing forward their dedication to addressing female genital mutilation through a comprehensive and multisectoral approach. The framework also supports a wider country level accountability concerning these dimensions.

The original material can be found at the UNFPA website

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