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Communication: towards the elimination of female genital mutilation

Date: 25/11/2013

On the occasion of the International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women, the European Commission has announced a new push to combat female genital mutilation (FGM) in the European Union and beyond. The policy communication from the Commission sets out a series of actions to work towards the elimination of FGM. It also reiterates the EU's commitment to combating violence against women and eliminating FGM, both in the EU and at global level.

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