Tackling FGM in the UK

Intercollegiate Group draws up ground-breaking recommendations for tackling female genital mutilation in the UK

Following work by a unique coalition of Royal Colleges, trade unions and Equality Now this ground-breaking report was published in 2013. It recognises that implementing a comprehensive multi-agency action plan is urgently required to ensure that young girls at risk of undergoing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) are protected, makes nine recommendations for tackling FGM in the UK and considers issues such as the lack of consistent data collection about FGM in the NHS.

You can read the full report here.

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