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
2017-04-02
Symposium “Challenges in estimating the prevalence of female genital mutilation in the European Union and recommendations for future estimations”
2017-04-02
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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.