House of Lords briefing on lack of FGM prosecutions
Question to the House of Lords by Lord Berkeley of Knighton on June 6 2016:
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they intend to take in the light of NHS statistics showing that in 2015 over 1,000 cases of female genital mutilation were reported every three months and the lack of any successful prosecutions to date.
The National FGM Centre provided an extensive briefing to the House of Lords in response to the above question.
The House of Lords debate can be accessed here