Posted on 2019-08-30 at 02:26:30
Over the past decade, thousands of aspiring parents have created families in countries where there are no legal reproductive requirements. This is due to lower costs, eligibility or convenience. This session tracks the trends in “unregulated” surrogacy on a global scale, how countries handle it, and provides an update on egg donation and surrogacy in Mexico and emerging programs in Europe for gay and heterosexual singles and couples.
Alex Reid, Miracle Surrogacy, Mexico & Czech Republic
Surrogacy can fall into the categories of altruistic or commercial. Altruistic surrogacy means that the surrogate derives no financial benefit from being a surrogate with the exception of having her reasonable expenses of the surrogacy paid. Commercial surrogacy is the opposite, being an arrangement whereby the surrogate obtains a financial benefit beyond her expenses for […]
On 19/20 June 2021, , Growing Families are hosting their first face-to-face conference in two years – Australia’s 10th Surrogacy & Donor Conference. Spurred on by Australia’s record low covid rates, the donor and surrogacy community’s need for connection, discounted domestic air travel and the desire to leave home, if only for a weekend, Growing […]
As well as running conferences and webinars, International family building expert Sam Everingham has been working these past two years with a colleague on a book – Surrogacy Stories – which takes a deep dive into the family building journeys of twenty singles and couples from 11 nations. They include single men, single females, as […]