Nigeria

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Nigeria
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Information
Region Africa
Population 148000000
GDP (millions USD) 166778
National Policies
Eggs for assisted reproduction ?
Eggs for research ?
Inheritable genetic modification ?
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis ?
Reproductive cloning ?
Research cloning ?
Sex selection ?
Surrogacy ?
International Agreements
2005 UN Cloning Vote no vote
2005 UNESCO Sports Doping Convention RATIFIED


Key laws and policies

Nigeria does not appear to have national laws or policies specific to the practices currently falling within the scope of BioPolicyWiki.



History

  • “Infertility affects 20% of couples in Nigeria. Assisted reproductive techniques (ART) offered in Nigeria include in vitro fertilization (IVF), gamete donation, and surrogacy” (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25022149).