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TWEET CONFERENCE SCRIPT: Identifying & addressing the needs of Girls/Women at risk of FGM Risks within the COVID-19 Responds

by Twitter Team @endcuttinggirls Thursday 14th May 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic continues to present an array of challenges, forcing nearly all types of basic service delivery – including, but not limited to, humanitarian response – to drastically adapt. There is already unsettling amount of information on FGM occurring against the backdrop of the COVID-19 outbreak1.…

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TWEET CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: Protecting Girls/Women from FGM during #COVID19 Lockdown: Role of The Family

by Twitter Team @endcuttinggirls Thursday 30th April 2020 COVID-19 is having both short-term and far-reaching implications for our families, friends and colleagues. It also has an impact on our work, and will affect the achievement of our shared vision of a world without violence against children. As the virus continues to spread across the world, we are all…

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TWEET CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: Protecting Girls/Women from FGM during #COVID19 Lockdown: Role of EndFGM Community Volunteers (champions, etc) – 23.04.2020

by Twitter Team @endcuttinggirls According to Word Heath Organization (@WHO), Coronavirus is an infectious disease caused by the COVID-19 virus.  The virus spreads primarily through droplets of saliva or discharge from the nose when an infected person coughs or sneezes. Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and…

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TWEET CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: Protecting Girls/Women from FGM during the COVID-19 lockdown: Role of Traditional Institution – 16.04.2020

by Twitter Team @endcuttinggirls According to a UNICEF Publication, Hundreds of millions of children and adolescents will likely face increasing threats to their safety and well-being. https://uni.cf/2yf73Qd These threats including gender-based violence (GBV), exploitation, abuse and neglect, social exclusion, and/or separation from caregivers and friends.  https://uni.cf/2yf73Qd We know from the Ebola outbreaks and from other…

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TWEET CONFERENCE TRANSCRIPT: Protecting Girls/Women from FGM during the COVID-19 lockdown: Role of Government – 09.04.2020

by Twitter Team @endcuttinggirls According to a @UNICEF Publication, “the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic is of a scale most people alive today have never seen” (https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/agenda-for-action). 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…

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