Advisory Committee on equal opportunities for women and men - Opinion on an EU initiative on female genital mutilation (2013)

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The Opinion on an EU initiative on female genital mutilation by the Advisory Committee on Equal Opportunities between men and women offers recommendations on how to develop EU measures to fight female genital mutilation. The opinion recommends EU action in the areas of data collection, asylum support, international cooperation, education and awareness, and funding.

This report was published in September 2013.

This Advisory Committee assists the Commission in formulating and implementing the European Union activities aimed at promoting equality between women and men.