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9:15AM, 28 Nov 2017

'When Cameron spoke on FGM our time had come. We can banish it by 2030'

Four years after she first appeared in the Evening Standard to campaign against female genital mutilation, Nimco Ali believes that eradicating it completely is now possible in our lifetime. Attitudes towards the brutal practice have changed dramatically since she first spoke out and there have been global success stories. But nowhere is the change more evident than in her own family. Revealing the moment she saw how deeply the anti-FGM campaign had permeated, she said: “I was with my mum and I saw a picture of Barack Obama and David Cameron at a summit together. ...

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