German Social Code 26th of June, 1990, Book VIII, Section 8a (Protective Assignment in Case of Threat of the Child´s Welfare)
If a girl becomes the victim of, or is threatened by genital mutilation, representing an existing or impending danger of child abuse, measures can be taken to avert the danger. Measures to protect the girl may include accommodating the child outside her family as well as counselling, therapy, family support and other services.
Child Protection Provisions
Number of FGM related interventions
No info, since FGM as a form of child abuse is not documented in statistics
Carol Hagemann-White, Liz Kelly, Renee Romkens, Feasibility Study to assess the possibilities, opportunities, and needs to standardise national legislation on violence against women, violence against children and sexual orientation violence, European Commission, 2010, http://www.europarl.europa.eu/data/resources/library/media/20110405MLT17... http://www.gesetze-im-internet.de/sgb_8/__8a.html
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