United Nations Agencies documents relating to FGC

United Nations Agencies documents relating to FGC


UN Documents (to download)


Unicef – FGM/C: What might the future hold?


Unicef – FGM/C: A Statistical Overview and exploration of the dynamics of change, 2013


Unicef/UNFPA Joint Programme for the Accelerated Abandonment of FGM/C: Fact-sheet, 2012


UNGA Resolution – ‘Intensifying global efforts for the elimination of female genital mutilation’, 2012


The Dynamics of Social Change: Towards the abandonment of FGM/C in 5 African countries, Unicef Innocenti Research Centre, 2010


Social dynamics of abandonment of harmful practices: A new look at the theory, 2009


Platform for Action: Towards the abandonment of FGM/C, Donor Working Group Statement, December 2008


Unicef: A co-ordinated strategy to end FGM/C in one generation:  Technical note: leveraging social dynamics for collective change, Unicef, NY, 2007


Commission on the Status of Women: Report on the fifty-first session, Economic and Social session 2007 


Female genital mutilation/cutting: A Statistical Exploration, UNICEF 2005


Joint Programme on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: Accelerating Change, 2005


Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in Somalia, UNFPA and World Bank, 2004