ACHPR expressed concern about the ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž ๐๐š๐ซ๐ฅ๐ข๐š๐ฆ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐š๐ซ๐ฒ ๐๐ž๐›๐š๐ญ๐ž

The African Commission on Human and Peoplesโ€™ Rights, and the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child have expressed concern about the ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž ๐๐š๐ซ๐ฅ๐ข๐š๐ฆ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐š๐ซ๐ฒ ๐๐ž๐›๐š๐ญ๐ž ๐š๐๐ฏ๐จ๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ซ๐ž๐ฉ๐ž๐š๐ฅ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ฅ๐š๐ฐ๐ฌ ๐ญ๐ก๐š๐ญ ๐ฉ๐ซ๐จ๐ก๐ข๐›๐ข๐ญ ๐…๐ž๐ฆ๐š๐ฅ๐ž ๐†๐ž๐ง๐ข๐ญ๐š๐ฅ ๐Œ๐ฎ๐ญ๐ข๐ฅ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง FGM in The Gambia.
The two African Union Institutions are calling on the government to continue its ongoing endeavours to fulfil its obligations to protect the rights of women and girls and eliminate harmful social and cultural practices affecting the welfare, dignity, normal growth, and development of the child.