United Nations Women
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of


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The issue of female genital mutilation in Africa


Honorable Chairs, Distinguished Delegates,


The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela is deeply concerned with the issue of circumcision all over the world. It is unbelievable that 200 milion women and girls have experienced such a cruel ritual. Moreover, the awareness of discussed matter is really low and has not been spread enough, so people are not truly consious...