If you are informed by a girl under 18 that an act of FGM has been carried out on her; or observe physical signs which appear to show that an act of FGM has been carried out on a girl under 18. Regulated professionals in England & Wales must report it to the Police under the Mandatory Duty using the 101 non-emergency number.

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Kenya Covid-19: Has the pandemic led to an increase in FGM?

Despite multiple accounts of trauma caused by female genital mutilation (FGM) in the Tana River region in Kenya there are concerns it’s on the rise due to the restrictions imposed during the Covid-19 pandemic.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-africa-55587160