Teach primary school children about FGM, say campaigners

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National FGM Centre says issue can be taught in ‘child-centred, age-appropriate way’

Primary schools should start teaching pupils about female genital mutilation when a new relationships and health education curriculum is introduced next year, campaigners say.

Secondary school pupils will be taught about the dangers of FGM from 2020 but experts fear that for some vulnerable girls these lessons will come too late.

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