Rwanda

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Rwanda
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Information
Region Africa
Population 10186063
GDP (millions USD) 3320
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 YES
2005 UNESCO Sports Doping Convention not ratified


Key laws and policies

Ministry of Health OB/GYN Guidelines: http://www.moh.gov.rw/fileadmin/templates/Clinical/OBS_Gyn_last-version.pdf

IVF is permitted and practiced in Rwanda: http://www.moh.gov.rw/index.php?id=34&tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=427&cHash=4fb91e910aac88a68b1aeb77d7a638ef. However, there is no legislation in place that regulates ART.


Permitted and regulated practices

  • In vitro fertilization (IVF)
  • HIV sperm washing
  • Intrauterine insemination (IUI)
  • Egg freezing and storage