(UNICEF) Female Genital Mutilation Cutting: A Statistical Overview And Exploration Of The Dynamics Of Change

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: A statistical overview and exploration of the dynamics of change

UNICEF, July 2013

Also available on the UNICEF website.

 

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Summary:

“A new report from UNICEF analyses prevalence and trends in female genital mutilation/cutting in 29 countries. Drawing on data from more than 70 nationally representative surveys over a 20-year period, the report finds that the practice has declined in a number of countries. Other important changes are under way.”