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Roundup: Ethiopia launches national plan to end child marriage

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

ADDIS ABABA, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian government on Wednesday launched a national plan to end child marriage and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) practices within the coming five years period.
Ethiopian Minister of Women, Children and Youth Yalem Tsegaye said during the launching of the national roadmap that aimed to end child marriage and FGM practices across communities in Ethiopia on Wednesday, that the newly launched roadmap will help towards ending the two malpractices by the year 2025.



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