ACHIEVEMENTS

First International Colloquium ‘For the Right to a Dignified Death’

With the participation of specialists and academics from Colombia, Spain, the United States, the Netherlands and Mexico, the First International Colloquium ‘For the Right to a Dignified Death’ was held on Tuesday, October 31 at the Marquis Reforma Hotel in Mexico City.

National Survey on Dignified Death

Jose Luis Palma, General Director of Investigación en Salud y Demografía, S.C. (Research in Health and Demography), describes the work they performed for DMD, A.C., and aimed at knowing the opinion of Mexicans regarding the issues of assistance to die and euthanasia.

Inclusion of the proposal on death with dignity and rights of patients in the Constitution of Mexico City

With the participation of specialists and academics from Colombia, Spain, the United States, the Netherlands and Mexico, the First International Colloquium ‘For the Right to a Dignified Death’ was held on Tuesday, October 31 at the Marquis Reforma Hotel in Mexico City.

Call for the First Edition of the Essays and/or Stories Contest

DMD called to the first edition of the contest “FOR THE RIGHT TO A DIGNIFIED DEATH: PALLIATIVE CARE, DECISIONS ABOUT THE END OF LIFE, PHYSICIAN-ASSISTED DEATH (EUTHANASIA, PHYSICIAN-ASSISTED SUICIDE), 2018”, which was specially open to doctors, nurses, psychiatrists, thanatologists, terminal and/or chronic patients, caregivers, parents of patients, and, in general, to any Mexican having interest or experience in the subject to submit unpublished essays or stories.

Cinema Debate of the Movie “The Farewell Party”

In order to continue promoting the subject matter of the right to die with dignity, DMD invited to a cinema-debate of the movie “The Farewell Party” (2014), a German-Israeli tragicomedy that addresses the issue of euthanasia in a daring way.

In addition to having participants from multiple disciplines, a thought-provoking exchange of ideas was performed, enriching both for DMD and for the participants.

Community of DMD Supporters

Our community expands day by day thanks to your participation and interest. This allows us to be in touch with you, exchange points of view and, from our part: offer you information, organize events, receive your opinions and comments through our website and social networks.

We thank you that every day we are more to achieve our goals.

Suggestion Boxes with Registration Forms

We have placed urns in some Tamalli stores, soon they will be located in other strategic places of the city and later in other cities of the republic.

Donations

We started receiving donations from our DMD supporters in order to keep growing as an association and to fulfill our goals as members of the World Federation of Societies for the Right to Die (WFRtDS).