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Professional resources

Professional resources related to female genital mutilation

Further resources

RCN resources

Guidance from GOV.UK

The Tackling FGM Initiative

The Tackling FGM Initiative was a six year initiative involving 51 organisations focused on community based prevention work to tackle FGM in the UK. It aimed to strengthen community-based prevention work to reduce the risk of girls and young women of undergoing FGM. They have developed the following resources:

Further resources

Female Genital Mutilation 

Find out more about FGM

FGM Call to action

A Call to Act to end FGM

FGM films

NHS England has released six scenario-based animations which help explore how and when questions would and would not be asked about FGM in community health care settings, as a girl grows up. View the animations.

Watch 3 films developed by the Royal College of Midwives in collaboration with a range of Royal Colleges and survivors:

Page last updated - 04/09/2018