Joint Statement on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

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Series Details STATEMENT/18/601 (05.02.18)
Publication Date 05/02/2018
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A set of members of the European Commission issued a joint statement on 5 February 2018 to mark the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, reaffirming the EU's strong commitment to eradicate Female Genital Mutilation.

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