EU Parliament Condemns All Forms of Surrogacy

By Stefano Gennarini, J.D. | December 17, 2015

All forms of surrogacy are human rights violations. So says a resolution of the EU Parliament. Here is the link to the resolution. The relevant para states:

114. Condemns the practice of surrogacy, which undermines the human dignity of the woman since her body and its reproductive functions are used as a commodity; considers that the practice of gestational surrogacy which involves reproductive exploitation and use of the human body for financial or other gain, in particular in the case of vulnerable women in developing countries, shall be prohibited and treated as a matter of urgency in human rights instruments;

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