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Crowdfunding for defence Sean Davison

          APPEAL FOR FUNDING !

The WFRtDS  has - in cooperation with Sean Davison's law firm - opened up a trust fund to give everyone concerned the possibility to contribute to his defence. Details for contributing to the fund can be found here.

OPEN LETTER TO POPE FRANCIS

WFRtDS publishes an open letter to Pope Francis, as a statement against the brief of the Sacred  Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith called  DECLARATION ON EUTHANASIA, in which the Vatican makes clear why it opposes euthanasia. This Letter may be used by whoever and whenever religious arguments are brought into discussions on end of life situations in general and (medical) aid in dying in particular. Download open letter here.pdf

Meeting in European Parliament on Dying with Dignity
Dec 4, 2018

On November 7 a symposium was held in the European Parliament, hosted by two MEP's (Hilde Vautmans [ALDE] and Josep-Maria Terricabras ([reens/EFA]) on the instigation of DMD Catalunya and RtD-Europe, titled What can be done at European level and

3rd International Conference in Ghent, Belgium in March 2019
Dec 4, 2018

The End-of-LIfe Care Research Group (Gent University and VU Brussels) organise their 3rd International Conference on End-of_life Law, Ethics, Policy and Practice in Ghent Belgium from 7 - 9 March 2019.

Favyts/VandenEnden Award presented on 2 November
Dec 3, 2018

RWS, Belgium (Flanders) Right to Die Society has been  presenting the first 2018 Favyts/VandenEnden Award to Romy van Rickstal from the End-of-Life Care Research Group. This award will be presented from now on every 2 November in the scope of World Right to Die Day. Romy's prize winning article  dealt with Advance care planning and young dementia patients.

DWD Canada publishes News Update November 2018
Dec 3, 2018

DWD Canada publishes News Update November 2018. Read it here.



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The World Federation

The World Federation, founded in 1980, consists of 51 right to die organizations from 26 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.

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