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FACEBOOK CONFERENCE SCRIPT: National Lockdown to prevent the spread of COVID-19, and its effect on the campaign to EndFGM

According to UNICEF coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic is of a scale most people alive today have never seen. Worldwide, the outbreak is claiming lives and livelihoods as health systems buckle, borders close and families struggle to stay afloat. Communities across the globe are rising to the challenge – from health workers risking their lives to…

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FACEBOOK CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: Progress Report: How Youth Are Changing Traditions Fueling FGM In Africa – 25.02.2020

Venue: Endcuttinggirls Facebook Event Page Anchor: Raymond Okpani 25th February, 2020 Time: 5pm – 7pm (Nigeria Time) Over the years, the campaign to end female genital mutilation through the initiative of UNICEF #endcuttinggirls has become one of the most successful campaign towards eliminating female genital mutilation. Let me re-emphasize that in the recent times, the…

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FACEBOOK CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: “Strengthening campaign to end FGM through Arts and Entertainment” – 29th October 2019

Conversations around music, storytelling, film production and other forms of art as strategic media for ending #FGM are very vital as the deliberate production of these art forms tailored to pass the message on the Effects of FGM will help push the cause farther. Considering a production force of approximately 50 movies weekly with almost…

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FACEBOOK CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: Partnering with Education Sector as strategic partner in the campaign to EndFGM in this generation – 27.09.2019

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) includes all procedures that involve the partial or total removal of external genitalia or other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons. The World Health Organization (WHO) has classified FGM into four types, and they are all practiced in Nigeria. Type I: partial or total removal of the clitoris…

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FACEBOOK CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: Partnering with Community Based Associations in the Campaign to end FGM In Nigeria – Tuesday, 27th August 2019

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) includes all procedures that involve the partial or total removal of external genitalia or other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons. The World Health Organization (WHO) has classified FGM into four types, and they are all practiced in Nigeria.   Type I: partial or total removal of the…

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