Conference “Management and prevention of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting”

Expert Consultation on Implementation of World Health Organization Guidelines on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Europe
Symposium “Challenges in estimating the prevalence of female genital mutilation in the European Union and recommendations for future estimations”
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The Universities of Geneva, Brussels and Montreal (Le G3 de la Francophonie) organized an international experts’ meeting on female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) in collaboration with the Department of Reproductive Health and Research of the World Health Organization, on March 13-14, 2017 in Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland. The objectives were to share experience, data, research and practices in healthcare and prevention of FGM/C and in training healthcare professionals, to improve collaboration among experts and researchers for future studies and international registries and to discuss hot topics on FGM/C for which evidence and consensus are lacking.