Country Ethiopia
Year 2020 - 2024
Type of Measure Policies > National strategy specific to violence against women
Form of Violence Child, early and forced marriage, Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)

Brief Description

The introduction of a National Roadmap on Child Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) was done in 2019 for the period 2020-2024 by the Ministry of Women, Children and Youth. It provides the strategies and targeted interventions that should be employed with appropriate costing and a robust monitoring and evaluation system to be executed in order to meet the goal of eliminating child marriage and FGM. 

Source of Information

Ethiopia's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.12

For more information: National Costed Roadmap to End Child Marriage and FGM/C 2020–2024