Difference between revisions of "Morocco"

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|Population=33757175
 
|Population=33757175
 
|GDP=73,429
 
|GDP=73,429
|Eggs for assisted reproduction=no policy
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|Eggs for assisted reproduction=PROHIBITED
 
|Eggs for research=no policy
 
|Eggs for research=no policy
 
|Inheritable genetic modification=?
 
|Inheritable genetic modification=?
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|Reproductive cloning=?
 
|Reproductive cloning=?
 
|Research cloning=?
 
|Research cloning=?
|Sex selection=?
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|Sex selection=PROHIBITED
 
|Surrogacy=PROHIBITED
 
|Surrogacy=PROHIBITED
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|European Union=
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|Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development=
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|Council of Europe=
 
|1997 COE Biomedicine Convention=n/a
 
|1997 COE Biomedicine Convention=n/a
 
|1998 COE Cloning Convention=n/a
 
|1998 COE Cloning Convention=n/a
 
|2005 UN Cloning Vote=YES
 
|2005 UN Cloning Vote=YES
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|2005 UNESCO Sports Doping Convention=
 
|Treaty of Lisbon=n/a
 
|Treaty of Lisbon=n/a
|Permitted and regulated practices=Providing eggs, surrogacy, and preimplantation genetic diagnosis are covered by guidelines, implying the absence of national law. However, PGD is not in practice used. <ref name=asrm>American Society for Reproductive Medicine, "[http://www.fertstert.org/issues/contents?issue_key=S0015-0282(07)X0176-6 IFFS Surveillance 07]," ''Fertility and Sterility'' (Vol. 87. No. 4, Suppl. 1, April 2007)</ref>
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|Introduction=
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|Key laws and policies=In Morocco, medically assisted reproduction has not been regulated by law.  
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However, since 1999 draft legislation from the Moroccan Fertility and Contraception Society (SMFC, Société marocaine de fertilité et de contraception: http://www.smfc-fercofiv.ma/ ) has been available and operates as guidelines.
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|Foundational values=
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|Prohibited practices=A 2007 revision of the draft legislation prohibited
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* egg, sperm & embryo donation,
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* PGD,
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* sex selection, and  
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* surrogacy.  
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It also limited ART to heterosexual married couples.
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|Permitted and regulated practices=The SMFC leaves open the question of embryo research and therapeutic cloning.
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|Regulatory activities=
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|Accountability and governance=
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|History=
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|External links=* http://www.smfc-fercofiv.ma/
 
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== References ==
 
== References ==
 
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