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Name: Prohibition of Female Genital Mutilation Act, 2010.
Country: Uganda
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-03-17
Entry into force:
ISN: UGA-2010-L-88098
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=88098&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Uganda PDF of Law in English PDF of Law in English (consulted on 2011-10-14)
Abstract/Citation: PRovides for the prohibition of female genital mutilation (FGM) and contains offences and penalties for those who perform FGM. Provides for measures to protect victims as well as girls and women under threat of FGM.

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