BREAKING NEWS | 25-09-18
The ageing of society in today’s world is an undeniable demographic fact and should incite us to review how we live together so that we can become more inclusive of our elders.  Laws have been voted in the last few years to try and face up to this reality, such as a 2015 law on adapting...
BREAKING NEWS | 07-03-18
For decades, France has been host to immigration for political, economic or cultural reasons. Today, the word “migrants” has come to refer to a moment in time in the lives of men and women who have decided to leave their country of origin. They reside on French soil for very diverse periods of time...
BREAKING NEWS | 18-12-17
Medically assisted reproduction (MAR) technology includes a number of techniques, developed by the medical professions and subsequently ordered by legislators, to treat various forms of infertility revealing physical dysfunctions. Society’s  requests for access to MAR relate to the possibility...
BREAKING NEWS | 09-03-17
The relationship between human health and biodiversity, the living part of nature, is well documented and complex. While biodiversity is a threat in that it incorporates a reservoir of diseases and vectors, it is also an essential source of active molecules complementing the direct services that...
BREAKING NEWS | 21-01-16
In April 2013, CCNE published an Opinion (N° 120) on “Ethical Issues in Connection with the Development of Foetal Genetic Testing on Maternal Blood”.  The Committee emphasised at the time that this would be the first step in a more extensive appraisal of the whole subject of wider use of high...
BREAKING NEWS | 08-09-15
The Minister for Social Affairs and Health referred to the National Consultative Ethics Committee (CCNE), requesting an “opinion on the pertinence, from an ethical viewpoint, of making changes to the policy of indefinite deferral from blood donation for men disclosing sexual relations with other...
BREAKING NEWS | 23-10-14
This is the National Consultative Ethics Committee’s report on the public debate concerning the end-of-life, initiated over two years ago, when the President of the French Republic created the French Commission for Reflection on the End-of-Life in France, chaired by Didier Sicard, in July 2012....
BREAKING NEWS | 10-09-14
By decision n° 375081 on February 14th 2014, the Conseil d’Etat, ruling on the dispute, invited the Academy of Medicine, the National Consultative Ethics Committee, the French Medical Council and Mr Jean Leonetti to submit “by the end of April 2014, general observations in writing providing...

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News

06/12/17
 CCNE participated in three international...
06/12/17
Professor Jean-François Delfraissy participated...
06/12/17
 One half of CCNE’s members are being...

Agenda

In the context of the revision of the bioethics...
 CCNE will be participating in the next...
CCNE will be organising the annual high school...