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Sexual health, human rights and gender equity

Female Genital Mutilation

This section includes summaries of systematic reviews relating to issues of sexual health, human rights and gender equity. It also contains summaries related to harmful practices and behaviours, such as female genital mutilation, sexual abuse, early marriage and gender-based violence.
A social worker in Mali counsels a girl who was subjected to female genital mutilation

Obstetric Consequences of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting

Effectiveness of interventions designed to reduce the prevalence of female genital mutilation/cutting