Female Genital Mutilation
60,000 girls under 15 are at risk of FGM in the UK
137,000 girls and women are living with the consequences of FGM in the UK
Over 130 million girls and women worldwide have undergone FGM
FGM is practiced in more than 29 countries across Africa, parts of the Middle East, South East Asia and countries where migrants from FGM affected communities live.
data taken from Forward, safeguarding rights & dignity