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Country: United States of America 

Committee: United Nations Women

Topic: The issue of female genital mutilation in Africa

 Honourable chairs and fellow delegates,

the delegate of the United States of America would like to express his greater gratitude for being able to participate in JASMUN 2019, debating such an important and burning issue, which is Female Genital Mutilation. Furthermore, we promise to debate actively and do our best to resolve this issue.

 With 200 million girls being circumcised worldwide and even more being at risk of such barbaric practice. FGM brings no benefits at all, on the contrary, it brings great harm to the woman being subject to it. Circumcised females are having problems with printing, bleeding and are at great risk of acquiring HIV.  This is deeply rooted in the culture of tribes in ...

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