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At the Biennial Meeting of RtD-Europe in Frankfurt (October 9-11, 2009) a new board was elected:
The Dutch RtD Society NVVE has put information on methods for a humane suicide on a closed webpage on their website. The information is only available for members of NVVE, reason why international publicity made headlines like "Information available for € 17,50".
The November 2009 edition of DWDNSW Newsletter is released and can be seen by clicking here.
October 21, 2009: For the second year a large meeting will take place to commemorate the International Right to Die in Dignity Day in Paris, France on the Parvis des Droits-
Ludovic Kennedy, writer, broadcaster and cam
The Dutch government will not give in to the call from the UN H
October 7, 2009: According to the Dutch Law, each euthanasia case has to be reported to and reviewed by one of the (5) Regional Review Committees.
October 7, 2009:
A Law Reform Commission has recommended the Irish
HUMAN Media (the Dutch humanistic broadcast foundation) has recently provided an English subtitled version of the Dutch documentary called "Mag ik dood?" ("Please let me die"), dealing with the problem of the lack of help for people with a chronic mental illness who wish to die. Documentary maker Eveline van Dijck takes you along in her search for answers, after the suicide of her sister Cathma.