Action Plan: Call To End Violence Against Women and Girls (2011-2015)
The National Action Plan provides an overview of the key measures the government will be taking forward with partners to deliver its strategy to tackle violence against women and girls. The government is also focusing on awareness raising, early identification and early intervention. The Action Plan also recognises that violence against women and girls occurs in all countries and it is an issue which crosses borders. The action plan mentions FGM specifically in prevention, intervention as well as in training. examples include engaging with communities, developing learning programmes for the police, and developing legal guidelines for prosecution of cases of FGM.
The Home Office
UN Secretary's Database on Violence Against Women