Who are they?
Created in 2018, the Inter-Regional Coalition to end Female Genital Mutilation is a coalition of regional networks working to end FGM. In particular, members of the Coalition are: Asia Network to end FGM/C, End FGM Canada Network, End FGM European Network, Inter-African Committee on Traditional Practices, International Planned Parenthood Federation – Arab World Region, US End FGM/C Network.
Its main objective is to enable better coordination among different regional networks working on FGM:
- Fostering joint actions;
- Sharing promising practices and lessons learned across regions;
- Providing a space to discuss common trends and regional specificities, and support each other by connecting regional efforts to end the practice and support Survivors.
- We meet regularly to exchange experiences, challenges and solutions at regional level.
- We have been busy expanding our geographical scope, to cover all continents and strengthening our cooperation with joint initiatives.