Country Uganda
Year 2010
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)

Brief Description


The Prohibition of  Female Genital Mutilation Act (2010) is an Act to provide for the prohibition of female genital mutilation, the offences, prosecution and punishment of offenders and the protection of victims as well as girls and women under threat of female genital mutilation and to provide for other related matters.

Source of Information

Parliament of the Republic of Uganda

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