Country Ethiopia
Year 2009
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)

Brief Description


The Government through the Ministry of Women's Affairs has waged a campaign against Female Genital Mutilation in which non-governmental organizations have also joined through a tripartite project financed by UNICEF.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/ETH/6-7, p. 22