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sexual mutilation

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Zero tolerance for female genital mutilation

The European Union is committed to working collectively to eradicate female genital mutilation (FGM) as part of broader efforts to combat all forms of violence against women and girls, and to support the efforts of its Member States in this field. Continue reading

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

This year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25 November marks just over a year since revelations about harassment by a prominent film industry executive and the resulting global sharing of women’s personal experiences on social media raised public awareness of the scale and omnipresence of sexual harassment. Continue reading

Convention on Violence against Women

On 10 April 2013 the S&D Group (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats in the European Parliament) held a hearing ‘Convention on Violence against Women‘. The aim of the hearing was to present the current situation on Violence against Women (VAW), to raise public awareness on the subject and to discuss its … Continue reading

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