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European Division of WFRtDS

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13th European Conference in Torino Italy June 9-11, 2017

EXIT Italia will host the 13th European Conference for RtD-Europe members in Air Palace Hotel in Torino from 9 to 11 June.

Information can be found on the EXIT Italia website, including the possibility to download the registration papers. 

Two crowdfunding campaigns to challenge the law in the UK

Two emerging cases are seeking to challenge the law in the UK, in order to have the right to die with dignity. Both are looking for funding to support their case.

 

- Noel Conway, who has a terminal motor neurone disease, is seeking permission from the court to launch a legal challenge.  For more information, see here. To donate, click here.  

  - Omid, who has the incurable disease MSA, is seeking a change in the law for people who have been diagnosed with an incurable illness so that they can safely end their lives.  To see his crowdfunding page, click here.

 Donate to support their fight in challenging the law in the UK!

WFRtDS Conference 2018

will be held in Cape Town South Africa from 6 to 9 September 2018.  Updates - when available - will be published on this site.

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Dutch End-of-Life Clinic publishes annual report 2016
Apr 19, 2017

Last week, the Levenseindekliniek (Dutch End-of-Life Clinic) published its annual report. The clinic received 1796 requests for help in 2016. 

Noel Conway can challenge UK law
Apr 13, 2017

Noel Conway, the terminally ill man who tries to challenge the UK law for dying with dignity, has won the right to bring his case to court.

Annual report on Dutch euthanasia practice published
Apr 13, 2017

This week, the annual report of the Dutch RTE (Regional euthanasia review committees) was published. 

Spanish RtD longtime campaigner Salvador Pániker died
Apr 9, 2017

April 1, 2017 Catalan philosopher Salvador Pániker died, aged 90 and honorary President of DMD (Right to Die with Dignity Society) in Spain. As President he was a driving force for decades to reach the objectives of our



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The World Federation

The World Federation, founded in 1980, consists of 52 right to die organizations from 22 countries. 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.

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. 

Official languages

The official language of the WFRtDS is English, reason why information on this site is mainly published in that language. Where available or applicable, some information is also published in other languages (French, German or Spanish). 

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