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The International Federation of University Women (IFUW) Calls for Increased Access to Education to Stop the Practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

FGM is recognised as a form of Non-State Torture (NST), and the consequences of FGM can create an obstacle to girls and women enjoying their human right to education. The International Federation of University Women (IFUW), condemns female genital mutilation (FGM) on the occasion of International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation on 6th February.
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