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FGMFemale Genital Mutilation
FGMFrame Grabber Module
FGMFaculté de Gestion et de Management (French: Faculty of Business and Management; Lebanon)
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FGMFondazione Guglielmo Marconi (Italian: Guglielmo Marconi Foundation)
FGMFluxgate Magnetometer (Cluster spacecraft)
FGMFunctionally Graded Material
FGMFunctionally Gradient Materials
FGMFocus Group Member (various organizations)
FGMFairy God Mother
FGMVector Fluxgate Magnetometer (US NASA)
FGMFoundation for Genetic Medicine
FGMFaculty Grants Management (University of Washington)
FGMFeels Good Man
FGMForce Generation Model
FGMFixed Gain Mode (satellite communications)
FGMForeign Government Representative
FGMFiscal Guidance Memorandum
FGMFission Gas Monitor
FGMFlight Guidance Module (aviation)
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Another elder, Lazaro Lekeni, said FGM was secretly done by some unscrupulous midwives during childbirth.
Sue Arnold Deputy commissioner Sue Arnold, who leads on FGM awareness, said: "Staffordshire saw 45 newly recorded cases of FGM between April 2018 and March 2019, according to the latest figures from NHS Digital.
A total of 60 women and girls across Coventry and Rugby CCG in 2018/19 - including the new cases - were identified by healthcare professionals as having undergone FGM.
An NSPCC spokesperson said: "We know from calls to our dedicated FGM Helpline that girls around the country are at risk of this dangerous practice.
In August 2016, the government enacted a legislation to criminalise FGM in Article 242(bis) of the Criminal Code.
NHSGGC stressed that it could not confirm the "true prevalence" of FGM in the health board area because some patients may have been admitted to hospital for an unrelated issue.
Brenda ran away to avoid FGM, but was found and beaten by her new in-laws.
Mama Torma's comment came at a time Liberia's partners including the United States Embassy, Embassy of Sweden, the European Union Delegation to Liberia, Plan International, International Commission on Human Rights (INCHR) and the International Rescue Committee (IRC) are expressing serious anger over the prolonged delay by government to pass laws against gender - based violence and FGM.
Many international efforts have been carried out to eliminate the FGM act.
Police and anti-FGM campaigners said the conviction would send a strong message that FGM is child abuse and will be prosecuted.