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FEMM Committee delegation to Ethiopia - 19-23 September 2022

16 September 2022

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This Briefing, written by the European Parliament’s Policy Department for Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs at the request of the FEMM Committee, provides background information for the FEMM Delegation to Ethiopia scheduled from 19 to 23 September 2022. It includes information about the elimination of female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C), the barriers to women’s political participation, the violence against women in the current war context and the situation of the LGBTI community in Ethiopia.

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human rights public health sub-saharan africa gender issues, equality and diversity

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