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Signed portrait of Desmond Tutu for sale

Dignity South Africa is putting up for sale a Tutu painting (see here) for raising funds for the organisation of the 2018 World Conference in Cape Town.

Asking price starts at ZAR 50,000 - but bids are welcome up till the Conference at Dignity SA.

Desmond Tutu has often given his outspoken support to the issue and still is one of the important supporters of Dignity South Africa. The details of the painting are:

Artist: Lioda Conrad
Size: 1.2m x 92cm
Medium: Oil and pastel on canvas

When sold Dignity SA will arrange for and pay for the delivery.

WFRtDS Conference 2018

     Biennial WFRtDS Conference

                                       from September 6 to 10 2018

                                       in Cape Town South Africa.

        # ASSISTEDDYING: OUR HUMAN RIGHT IN THE 21st CENTURY.

 

Registrations are still welcome! Visit   Assisted Dying 2018. 

Don't miss the opportunity to visit beautiful Cape Town  and join us!!

Conference program and speakers can be seen here.

Noel Conway: Terminally-ill man loses assisted dying challenge
Jul 1, 2018

Noel Conway, 68, who has motor neurone disease, has fought a legal battle for the right to a "peaceful and dignified" death.The retired lecturer challenged an earlier High Court rejection of his case at a hearing in May. Mr Conway, from Shrewsbury, said he now intends to take his fight to the Supreme Court. Mr Conway

NuTech to organise a meeting in Cape Town
Jul 1, 2018

NuTech is considering the possibility to set up a NuTech gathering in Cape Town in September 2018 to follow the WF Conference; this could take place on Sunday September 9, after the WFRtDS delegates meeting, or else on Monday 10.

Spain takes step closer to euthanasia law ?
Jul 1, 2018

El Pais (June 27, 2018) reports: Spanish Congress on Tuesday agreed to consider a bill drafted by the governing Socialist Party (PSOE) to make euthanasia a new personal right that would be available through Spain’s public healthcare system.

An article following publication in Caribbean Journal.
Jul 1, 2018

Following an article in a Caribbean Journal, Leonard Bernstein published a condensed version of his (many) presentation. Worth reading material!



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