Surrogacy Proposals and AHR Bill – opinion pieces

The proposed Assisted Human Reproduction Bill has generated much media comment and analysis. NISIG, with direction from its members, will respond to the Bill in due course. In the meantime, the articles below give some indication of legal responses to the Bill,...

Journal.ie Media Request – can you help?

NISIG has been contacted by a reporter with TheJournal.ie who would like to do a story about how the proposed laws around IVF would make it illegal for anyone over 47 to receive treatment. She is looking to speak to anyone who would be affected by this, and this can...

Service of Remembrance for Pregnancy Loss in Portlaoise

The Maternity Services, Midlands Regional Hospital, are holding a service of remembrance for all pregnancy loss in St Peter and St Paul’s Church, Portlaoise, at 3pm on Sunday 12th November. All parents, families and friends are warmly invited. See invitation:...

Health Research Board: Evidence Review

In February 2016, the Health Research Board was engaged by the Department of Health to conduct a comprehensive review of international public funding models, in the context of drafting the General Scheme of legislative provisions for assisted human reproduction (AHR)....