The right to decide over one’s own life

Published under: Solberg's Government

Publisher Ministry of Justice and Public Security

The Norwegian Government is strengthening the efforts to prevent and combat negative social control, forced marriage and female genital mutilation. An Action Plan consisting five priority areas and 28 measures was launched by Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Finance Siv Jensen on 8th of March.

Prime Minister Erna Solberg during her presentation of the action plan
Prime Minister Erna Solberg during her presentation of the action plan Credit: JD

A shortlist of the measures is available here.

Full version of the action plan will soon be available for download in English.