Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: A statistical overview and exploration of the dynamics of change

Authors/Editors

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

Publisher(s)

New York, NY: UNICEF

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

July 22, 2013, 184 pages

Description of Resource

 A new report from UNICEF analyses prevalence and trends in female genital mutilation/cutting in 29 countries. Drawing on data from more than 70 nationally representative surveys over a 20-year period, the report finds that the practice has declined in a number of countries.(Description from source.)

Languages

English, French

Availability

http://www.unicef.org/publications/index_69875.html