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WFRtDS Congress 2020

 WEBSITE WF CONGRESS 2020 PUBLISHED

  (some pages still in development)

 

The  WF Congress will be hosted by DMD Mexico and take place from Tuesday 27  -  Saturday 31 October 2020 in Mexico City.   It will focus on the ethical sides of the end of life issues using as title: 

 

OPCIONES y DIGNIDAD al FINAL de la VIDA:

un enfoque bioétioco.

Options and Dignity at the End of Life: a bioethical approach.

 

Please visit the site and consider joining us in Mexico!

German Constitutional Court: German ban on assisted suicide is against the Constitution
Feb 26, 2020

On Wednesday February 26, the Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgerichtin Karlsruhe declared the German ban on assisted suicide (that exists since 2015) unconstitutional. This is a great victory for the people who brought this ban to courtamong others: seriously ill patients and doctors.

Victorian VAD law has operated safely in the first six months
Feb 23, 2020

In Victoria, the Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) Review Board published their second report about the VAD law that is in force since 2019. You can read it here

New Right to Die Society OEGHL (Austria) publishes first Newsletter
Feb 22, 2020

The in 2019 established Right to Die society OEGHL published their first Newsletter. Read it here (Austrian only). 

Portugal close to becoming 4th European country with euthanasia law
Feb 22, 2020

On February 20, 5 bills about euthanasia are approved by the Portugese Parliament. 



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The World Federation

The World Federation, founded in 1980, consists of 54 right to die organizations from 28countries. 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.

WFRtDS SUPPORTERS

Not a RtD-Society, but eager to support the Federation? The WFRtDS acknowledges Supporter as a new category of partnership, next to Membership and  Associate Membership. A supporter is an individual who supports the aims of the Federation and contributes with an annual gift of  a minimum of US $ 25.

Official languages

The official language of the WFRtDS is English. Where available or applicable, some information is also published in other languages (French, German, Italian or Spanish), opening by clicking on the appropriate flag. 

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