Abandoning female genital cutting : prevalence, attitudes, and efforts to end the practice

POPULATION REFERENCE BUREAU (PRB)
Publication Date 
August 2001
33 p

This report presents an overview and recent statistics about female genital mutilation, or cutting; a summary of approaches to abandoning the practice; and brief discussions of projects in Egypt, Kenya, Senegal and Uganda. Offers guidance to policymakers and programme managers involved in implementing the abandonment of female genital mutilation

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