FORWARD welcomes the new EU resolution on female genital mutilation (FGM), in particular the focus on engaging communities to end this practice.
MEPs voted unanimously in favour of a motion urging member states to take more action to combat FGM around the world. [Please see here for more information](http://www.theparliament.com/latest-news/article/newsarticle/meps-back-calls-to-end-female-genital-mutilation/) and also on [BBC Democracy Live](http://news.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/hi/europe/newsid_9726000/9726902.stm).
FORWARD is the UK partner of the END-FGM European Campaign led by Amnesty International Ireland. See [their website](http://www.endfgm.eu/en/) also for further information.