World Medical Association Strongly Opposed to Euthanasia

World Medical Association Strongly Opposed to Euthanasia

The World Medical Association * (WMA) remains strongly opposed to euthanasia and assisted suicide. Under pressure from the Netherlands and Canada, (the rare countries which have legalized euthanasia and assisted suicide), the WMA Executive Council held meetings...
[Press Release] Euthanasia Disguised as Healthcare in France!

[Press Release] Euthanasia Disguised as Healthcare in France!

As a member of the collective group “Relieve Pain without Killing”, the Alliance VITA association joins them in denouncing the irresponsible conclusion published by the temporary commission of the “CESE” (French Council for the Economy, Society, and Environment) for...
French MP’s Persist on Claims for New Euthanasia Bill

French MP’s Persist on Claims for New Euthanasia Bill

An Op-Ed article signed by 156 French MP’s entitled: “It is appropriate to give the patients at the end of their life free disposition of their bodies” was published on February 28th in “Le Monde”. The majority of those signing are from President Macron’s...
Canada’s euthanasia bill: overstepping broader extremes

Canada’s euthanasia bill: overstepping broader extremes

On Friday June 17, 2016 the Canadian Parliament voted a law for medically assisted dying, legalizing euthanasia and assisted suicide in a widely encompassing manner, and seen as worrisome for those who defend the most vulnerable individuals. Known under the title...
Netherlands: euthanasia cases still on the rise

Netherlands: euthanasia cases still on the rise

The annual report from the regional euthanasia surveillance committees in the Netherlands for 2015 was published last week. This report reveals that 5,516 individuals died from euthanasia or assisted suicide, thus 4% of the 147,010 deaths registered for that year....