Act no. 480/2002 on Asylum (Slovakia)
Persecution in the form of physical or mental violence including sexual violence; actions targeting particular sex or children
Definition of 'refugee' in asylum law
Asylum law does not recognize the term "refugee", instead it uses terms "alien" or "asylum seeker"
Definition of 'particular social group' and type(s) of persecution addressed
Definition: Group creates a social group in case that its members share inherited characteristics or immutable common origin; share characteristics or believes fundamental to their identity or conscience to a level that a person should not be required to change them and due to them a person is perceived as different. In a certain country's contexts, particular social group can be based on sexual orientation except of acts considered to be criminal under special law.
Number of asylum cases requested on the ground of FGM
Number of asylum cases granted on the ground of FGM
Reported or suspected FGM cases registered with authorities