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Update on progress towards meeting the recommendations of the intercollegiate report on tackling FGM

News 29 May 2014

The Intercollegiate Group on FGM invites you to join us to look back and discuss developments and progress since the publication of Tackling FGM in the UK: Intercollegiate recommendations for identifying, recording and reporting in November 2013.

  • Date: Monday 23 June 2014
  • Venue: Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, 27 Sussex Place, Regent’s Park, London, NW1 4RG
  • Start: 14:00 prompt
  • Reception: 16:30

Chair: Susan Bookbinder, journalist and campaigner

Keynote speaker: Norman Baker MP, Minister for Crime Prevention

Other speakers include:

  • Sue Berelowitz, Deputy Children’s Commissioner
  • Muna Hassan, Girls Peer Educator, Bristol young people’s grassroots campaign to end FGM
  • Leyla Hussein, FGM survivor
  • Louise Silverton, Director of Midwifery, Royal College of Midwives
  • The Metropolitan Police
  • Efua Dorkenoo

Places will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Please apply to Sam.Manners@rcn.org.uk by Wednesday 11 June.