Mandatory FGM Reporting in the UK

While performing FGM is a crime in the Untied Kingdom, only 2 cases have been prosecuted; given the thousands of girls at risk in the UK, FGM is grossly under-prosecuted, and mandatory reporting should help to remedy this gap. The UK is currently consulting with medical professionals, non-profits, and survivors on how to best tackle the issue, and is contributing funds towards this effort. Read more here: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/womens-politics/11275392/FGM-reporting-cases-to-police-will-soon-be-mandatory.html

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