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Ending Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: Lessons from a Decade of Progress

Population Reference Bureau
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Literature Review | Technical Guidance

This report is a scan of the last decade—not as an academic exercise but as a means to clarify the lessons and insights learned since 2000 from efforts to end this harmful traditional practice. By looking back, policymakers and advocates will be better able to move forward decisively to create the conditions necessary to allow women and girls around the world to achieve their full potential. vision of the way forward has been sharpened by all the work that has been conducted over the years.