ADVOCACY

Resources for advocacy activities targeting decision-makers at all levels, ranging from high-level policy-makers to health-care providers.

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FGM cost calculator
FGM causes direct financial costs in the treatment and care of the women and girls affected. The health and financial burdens of FGM thus pose barriers for social.
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Information, education and communication materials/infographics
These information, education and communication materials, for both print and online, include posters, brochures and flyers, some of which can be used in clinics.

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FGM cost calculator

2020

Detailed description

FGM causes direct financial costs in the treatment and care of the women and girls affected. The health and financial burdens of FGM thus pose barriers for social and economic development in high-prevalence countries.

This FGM cost calculator estimates the actual and projected financial costs to the health sector of treating the health complications of FGM under different scenarios of abandonment.

Information, education and communication materials/infographics

2016-2020

Detailed description

These information, education and communication materials, for both print and online, include posters, brochures and flyers, some of which can be used in clinics and other settings to raise awareness about the role of the health sector in preventing FGM and ensuring the highest quality of care.