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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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WFRtDS SUPPORTERS

Not a RtD-Society, but eager to support the Federation? The WFRtDS acknowledges now Supporter as a new category of partnership, next to Membership and  Associate Membership. Supporters are individuals who support the aims of the Federation and contribute with an annual gift of  a minimum of US $ 25.

Supporters will be listed as such, will be kept up to date with the proceedings of the Federation and are allowed to attend WF meetings. They will not have voting rights. (WFRtDS Statutes 4.3, Article 8).

Please complete Registration Form  and send to robjonquiere@worldrtd.net

WFRtDS Congress 2020

The next biennial WF Congress will be hosted by DMD Mexico and take place from Tuesday 27  -  Saturday 31 October 2020 in Mexico City.

 

The Congress will focus on the ethical sides of the end of life issues using as title: 

 

Choices and Dignity at the End of Life: A Bioethical Approach.

 

More details on program and registration will be available later. Visit this website regularly.

Dutch government publishes report about end of life decisions regarding minors
Oct 15, 2019

End september the Dutch government publishes a report about the way physicians and parents deal with the end of life of minors. The report can be read here, only in Dutch. 

EXITUS RY Finland launches Living Will
Oct 10, 2019

On October 8, 2019 Exitus Ry Finland launches the idea of a “Dying Will” (advance directive). The idea is that someone can declare and sign his/her position concerning assisted dying in certain circumstances when the prognosis is poor and she/he is suffering. A lot

Belgian RWS publishes Magazine 2019-4
Oct 6, 2019

The Belgian (Dutch-speaking) Right to Die Society RWS published her (Flemish only) Magazine 2019-4, for the months Oktober, November and December 2019. 

Colorado assisted suicide fight headed back to state court
Oct 5, 2019

A legal battle over Colorado's assisted suicide law will be fought in state court. The case is about a terminally ill man and a doctor fired for trying to help him end his life. 



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Fédération Internationale

Fondée en 1980, la Fédération Internationale regroupe 54 Associations pour le Droit à Mourir dans la Dignité réparties dans 28 pays.  La Fédération Internationale est une organisation qui permet de créer un lien à l'échelle internationale au service des associations qui œuvrent à garantir et à protéger les droits des individus à choisir les conditions de leur propre fin de vie.

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-form in it. 

La langue officielle

La langue officielle de notre Association, la WFRtDS, est l'anglais ; c'est la raison pour laquelle les informations diffusées sur ce site sont principalement publiées en langue anglaise.

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