Considering the statistics about the diffusion of the female genital mutilation , it highlights immediately striking numbers : in Egypt , Somalia and Guinea more than 90% of women has been submitted to such practice. Statistiche

In other countries , the situation is not better . In the picture , the countries where the percentage of the women that have suffered the female genital mutilation , overcomes the 50 % of the female population.

By the graphic , we can understand that this event is going to decrease . Despite everything , its complete elimination is still far to be reached.

To know more:

  • UNICEF: female genital mutilation and cutting
  • UNICEF: New statistical report on female genital mutilation shows harmful practice is a global concern

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