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European Division of WFRtDS

Interested in more news on the Right to Die? ERGO circulates on a regular basis an electronic newslist with news from around the world.

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Japan Society JSDD published its Newsletter nr 156
Jan 29, 2015

Japan Society JSDD published its Newsletter nr 156. You can read the English summary here.

Scottish Parliament's Health committee continues hearing on assisted suicide bill
Jan 29, 2015

The Health Committee of the Scottish Parliament continued its deliberations and hearings on the (Margo MacDonald's)  Bill to legalise assisted suicide in Scotland.

California Lawmakers Introduce Oregon-Style Assisted Suicide Bill
Jan 29, 2015

(Reuters) - California lawmakers introduced a bill on Wednesday to legalize assisted suicide in the most populous U.S. state, an effort tearfully welcomed by the mother of Brittany Maynard who moved to Oregon last year to avail herself of a death-with-dignity law there. The bill proposed by two

RELEVANT, NVVE's magazine nr 1, 2015 published
Jan 29, 2015

NVVE, the Dutch RtD Society, published the 1rst issue of 2015 of RELEVANT, their quarterly magazine.

An English summary can be read here.

The World Federation

The World Federation, founded in 1980, consists of 52 right to die organizations from 24 countries. The Federation provides an international link for organizations working to secure or protect the rights of individuals to self-determination at the end of their lives.

Joining information

If you are interested in inquiring about or even acquiring - as a Society - membership, please read the joining information and complete the application in it.

Official languages

The official language of the WFRtDS is English, reason why information on this site is mainly published in that language. Where available or applicable, some information is also published in other languages (French, German or Spanish). 

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