Policy paper

FGM and forced marriage: declaration on progress

A cross-government declaration outlining the UK’s progress since Girl Summit 2014 to end female genital mutilation (FGM) and child marriage.


Declaration on UK government progress

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Girl Summit 2014, co-hosted by the UK government and UNICEF, built partnerships and motivated global movements to end female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) and child, early and forced marriage (CEFM).

This declaration outlines the UK’s progress on these issues since the Girl Summit.

One Year On highlights some of the actions that governments and organisations are taking to end FGM/C and CEFM.

Published 22 July 2015