Country Guinea-Bissau
Year 2011
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)

Brief Description


Law No. 14/2011, of July 6 was adopted as a measure to criminalize female genital mutilation and cutting (FGM/C).

Source of Information

A/HRC/WG.6/21/GNB/1 para 55


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