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Violations of girls’ rights: child marriage and FGM in the I.R. Iran

Organisation: Südwind Year: 2014

Child marriage and female genital mutilation/cutting are both harmful practices that violate human rights and disproportionally affect girls.

In this report, Südwind looks at how these practices take place in different regions of Iran, what international and national laws say about these practices, and what can be done to address them.

TAGS: Report Iran Middle East and North Africa Human rights and justice