Georgia Information

Prevalence of FGM: Unknown

Most common types: Type 1 (At the tip of the clitoris is a black dot, this is what Is cut of)

Common ages practiced: Childhood 

Regional information: Eastern Georgia (Tivi, Saruso and Chantliskure in the Kvareli district)

Practicing groups: Avar community (Predominantly Muslim)

FGM Law in Georgia: Criminalised

(All information has been sourced from IWPR)