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Canadian girls are being taken abroad to undergo female genital mutilation, documents reveal

Canada has done little to understand the scope of the problem and is lagging far behind other developed countries in their efforts to prevent “vacation cutting,” experts say.

Thousands of Canadian girls are at risk of female genital mutilation, government officials believe. And some are being taken overseas to have the dangerous procedure done — an illegal act known as “vacation cutting.”

Female genital mutilation affects more than 200 million women worldwide, according to UNICEF. It is a crime in Canada, as is sending a child elsewhere to have the procedure done.

Officials from the federal government’s Global Affairs Ministry warn that, as with forced marriage, the “one chance rule” applies to these cases, meaning a professional might get only one opportunity to speak to a potential victim and save her, according to documents obtained by the Star.

And yet Canada has done little to understand the scope of the problem and is lagging far behind other developed countries in efforts to prevent it, experts say.

“Based on the limited information available, it is possible that a few thousand Canadian girls are at risk, some of whom will be taken overseas for the procedure,” wrote Elaine Cukeric of the federal government’s Vulnerable Children’s Unit…

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4 Comments on Canadian girls are being taken abroad to undergo female genital mutilation, documents reveal

  1. De Jong // juli 17, 2017 om 14:47 //

    shameful

    Liked by 1 persoon

  2. skeeter // juli 17, 2017 om 17:23 //

    Dit land is een hypocriet land. Achterlijke Jihadi Trudau gaat hier niets aan doen want zijn partij zit al vol met kamele beffers die het wel goed vinden.

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  3. Die corrupte trudeau is een schande voor Noord Amerika.

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  4. Canadian girls??????????
    Ik zou menen: girls with Canadian passport.
    Ook om dit soort achterlijkheden hoort dit voik alleen in hun eigen gebied thuis.

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