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Prevalence of the Practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM); Laws Prohibiting FGM and Their Enforcement; Recommendations on How to Best Work to Eliminate FGM

General Material

This report provides detail on types and prevalence of female genital mutilation (FGM), as well as the responses of various countries and the international community to the practice. Additionally, the report highlights U.S. government policy on the practice and offers recommendations for improved responses to FGM.