UPDATE ON THE WORK OF THE HAGUE CONFERENCE ON PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW (surrogacy)

The Hague Conference on Private International Law: definition The Hague Conference has 85 State Members, including the European Union Its aim “The Hague Conference aims to work for the progressive unification of the rules of private international law”. It does so by means of international conventions and optional protocols. Definition: “The convention: agreement between States, […]

Draft International Convention for the abolition of surrogacy

PART 1 : INTRODUCTION PART 1: INTRODUCTION In the 21st century, while the situation of women around the world is improving in some respects, it is also experiencing many obstacles and even setbacks. Despite United Nations declarations and the commitment of some States to gender equality, inequalities remain persistent. Political and legislative measures have not succeeded […]

200 Women’s rights organisations call for a ban on surrogacy in Ukraine

Press release 2020-06-03   Women’s rights organisations call for a ban on surrogacy in Ukraine   Recently international media have published shocking pictures from the Ukrainian surrogacy industry. Newborn babies in large numbers that cannot be picked up by foreign customers due to the countries’ closed borders during the COVID-19 pandemic. The situation has shed […]

Letter to the President of Ukraine on the situation of children born by GPA and stranded in Ukraine

  Mr. President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, Paris on May 11th, 2010     Mr. President, We have been alerted by the shocking pictures posted online by Biotexcom,, a clinic in Kyiv which offers assisted fertilization and surrogacy services to “intended parents” from all countries. Biotexcom has improvised a large nursery (called “maternal room” despite […]

Book on Surrogacy – Call for paper

ICASM, International Coalition for the Abolition of Surrogate Motherhood, launches a call for contributions for a forthcoming publication   This book should draw up a kind of inventory of abolitionist feminist points of view on Surrogacy, crossing a variety of viewpoints and different approaches (essays, studies, testimonies, chronicles, humour, …).   We warmly invite community […]

LIST of all feminist women’s and civil society organizations signatories of the International Statement for a Global Ban on Womb Rental:

25th September 2018 / 25 de septiembre 2018 / 25 septembre 2018 LIST of all feminist women’s and civil society organizations signatories of the International Statement for a Global Ban on Womb Rental: Red Estatal Contra el Alquiler de Vientres (RECAV) / Spanish Network Against Womb Rental (SNAWR) – http://www.noalquilesvientres.com/ España La Coalition Internationale pour […]

Begin typing your search term above and press enter to search. Press ESC to cancel.

Scroll Up