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International Day against Female Genital Mutilation

International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation is a UN-sponsored awareness day that takes place February 6 each year. It is an effort to make the world aware of female genital mutilation (also called FGM) and to promote its eradication. Female genital mutilation (FGM) comprises all procedures that involve partial or total removal of the external female genitalia, or