Monthly Archives: October 2011

Egg donor compensation in UK

(posted by Thalia Arawi on 21 October) Egg donor compensation is to triple under new HFEA guidelines By Jane Hughes & James Gallagher BBC News The UK’s fertility watchdog has agreed to triple the compensation given to women who donate … Continue reading

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7th Ordinary Session of the World Commission on the Ethics of Scientific Knowledge and Technology (COMEST)

7th Ordinary Session of the World Commission on the Ethics of Scientific Knowledge and Technology (COMEST) was organized in Doha, Qatar from 9 to 12 October 2011. On the third day of the meeting, a Round table session on “Gender, … Continue reading

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UNESCO and RDIC launch the first conference to discuss the establishment of the network in Egypt

The dates for the first conference of the “Regional Network of Bioethics for Women’s Issues in the Arab Region” is changed to be held on 7 and 8 December 2011  in Cairo in coordination with the Regional Documentation and Information Center … Continue reading

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