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WHATSAPP CONFERENCE SCRIPT: The Benefit of Community Public Declaration on the Abandonment of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)” – 17th December, 2018

A: BACKGROUND: Female genital mutilation (FGM) comprises all procedures that involve the partial or total removal of external genitalia or other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons.  In addition to having no health benefits, FGM interferes with normal body functions and can have a negative effect on several aspects of a girl’s…

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TWEET CONFERENCE SCRIPT: Diversifying the Campaign to endFGM using social media Platforms

Good evening, We welcome you to our weekly Twitter conference, I am Ojoro Rufus Olajide @ojorojustice and Co- anchoring with me today is Oladele Elijah @Oladeleesan The topic we will be discussing today is “Diversifying the Campaign to endFGM using social media Platforms”. The conference will last till 7.00pm and we will be taking questions…

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TWEET CONFERENCE SCRIPT: Expanding the role of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in monitoring and reporting on FGM interventions – 21st June 2018

Good evening all. Welcome to the weekly Twitter conference of the UNFPA/UNICEF Joint Programme on Eliminating Female Genital Mutilation: Accelerating Change (Phase III). I am Benjamin Mbakwem @cydi2k, your Anchor, and my co-anchor, is Ademola Adebisi @VARCENigeria. This Twitter Conference will last from 5pm-7pm Nigerian time. We will attend to your questions and contributions from…

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FACEBOOK CONFERENCE SCRIPT: Roles Of Law Enforcement Agencies In Eliminating FGM – Tuesday 29th May, 2018

Good evening all, you are welcome to today’s Facebook conference. This is a monthly event. Our todays topic is; Roles Of Law Enforcement Agencies In Eliminating FGM. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), also known as Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting and Female Circumcision. FGM refers to all procedures involving partial or total removal of the external female genitalia…

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UPDATE: #Endcuttinggirls takes step on Alhaji who publicly displays FGM/C bonanza on Facebook

Let us take this time to clap for Jolaoluwa Aina (@mz_jollie) who demonstrated the importance of the #frownchallenge and #endcuttinggirls FGM/C abandonment campaign. After www.bellanaija.com shared an FGM/C-related story that required urgent attention in Kwara State, @endcuttinggirls decided to work with #frownchallenge winner who coincidentally is based in kwara. Let us remember she was trained as…

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