Eradication of female genital mutilation
Author: UNICEF Somalia
No. of pages: 9
Publication date: 2004
Publisher: UNICEF Somalia
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An advocacy paper. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) involves partial or total removal of female genitalia or other injury to female genital organs. In Somalia, FGM is primarily performed on girls aged 4-11. The document highlights issues pertinent to FGM eradication in Somalia.