168 Temas
Nome 2009 UNHCR - FGM and Asylum in the EU

Female genital mutilation (FGM) includes procedures that intentionally alter or cause injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons. This harmful traditional practice is most common in the western, eastern, and north-eastern regions of Africa; in some countries in Asia and the Middle East; and among migrant and refugee communities from these areas in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United States of America. FGM is recognized internationally as a violation of the human rights of girls and women. The practice also violates a person’s rights to health, security and physical integrity; the right to be free from torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment; and the right to life when the procedure results in death. The practice of FGM is also considered as a criminal act in all EU Member States.

Nome do ficheiro 2009 UNHCR - FGM and Asylum in the EU.pdf
Tamanho 876.45 KB
Tipo do ficheiro pdf (Mime type application/pdf)
Proprietário Convidado
Data de criação 14/05/2014 16:33:40
Hits 12507
Última alteração 17/06/2014 16:46:57
MD5 checksum da86a3991b274acc885dd01dcb015b11
Está em... Home arrow Temas Publicações arrow Temas Temas arrow Temas Detalhes do ficheiro