An update on WHO’s work on female genital mutilation (FGM): Progress report

Studies indicate that the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) has changed in a number of ways. Most encouragingly, the practice is declining. This can be observed when looking at data from countries in which at least two surveys are available, showing that the prevalence has reduced in a number of countries.

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Bibliographic information

Subject area(s): Health; Sexual and reproductive health and rights; Health

Resource type: Evaluation reports

Resource year: 2011

Publishing entities: World Health Organization (WHO)