International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, 6 February

2017 Theme: „Building a solid and interactive bridge between Africa and the world to accelerate ending FGM by 2030.“

Female genital mutilation (FGM) comprises all procedures that involve altering or injuring the female genitalia for non-medical reasons and is recognized internationally as a violation of the human rights of girls and women. More: UN