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Honourable Chairs, dear delegates. The main topic of our discussion over the next two days will be the matter of female genital mutilation, FGM for short. It is a practice of removing parts of clitoris of a young woman’s body. Most of the time it is performed due to tradition or religious reasons. It is most common in sub-saharan Africa, mainly in countries such as Egypt, Sudan, Mali and Somalia. It is estimated that, world...