Forum Bioethik

Englischer Sprachraum

Großbritannien- USA/ Kanada- Australien

0. Wichtige Emailverteiler
Dr.Gregor Wolbring (Kanada):        
Dr.David King (England):                 

1.a. Großbritannien

Pro-Life Stem Cells
Information and News:

Human Genetics Alert
Dr. David King, Unit 112 Aberdeen House, 22-24 Highbury Grove, London NS 2EA, UK
Tel. (+44)(0)207 704 6100, Fax (+44)(0) 207  359 8423

The Corner House
Sarah Sexton / Larry Lohmann/ Nicholas Hildyard
P/O Box 3137, Station Road, Sturminster Newton, Dorset DT10 1YJ, Britain
Tel: (+44) (0) 1258 473795, Fax: (+44) (0) 473748

Disability Awareness in Action
Address: DAA, 11 Begrave Road, London SWIV IRB, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7834 0477, Fax: +44 (0) 20 7821 9539
Publications include the resource kits and the newsletter Disabilty Awareness in Action (monthly)
DAA is an international information project for disabled people and their organisations. It supports work to guarantee human rights for disabled people.
 Web:          Email:,
National Childbirth Trust
Address: NCT, Alexandra House, Oldham Terrace, London W3 6NH, United Kingdom
Tel.: +44 181 992 8637
Publication: "The stress of  tests in pregnancy" is a report based on a survey of pregnant women and new mothers by the National Childbirth Trust in the United Kingdom. It was released in March 1997 and showed the pressure on parents to abort  tests and to abort in cases of "increased risk".


1.b. Kanada

Dr.Gregor Wolbring
Founder and Coordinator of the International Network on Bioethics and Disability           email: 
Network: go to   http://www.egroups/subscribe/Bioethics 
or send  a blank e-mail to 
List owner: 
Shortcut URL to this page: 

Disabled Peoples´ International
Address: DPI,101-7 Evergreen Place, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R2L 2T3.
Tel.: +1 204 453 1367. Text: +1 204 284 2598
Publications include the regular Disability International magazine.
Disabled Peoples´International advocates the rights of disabled people. Its philosophy is that disabled people should achieve full participation and equality. The DPI network has over 100 national assembly members, over half of which are in developping countries.
E-mail: dpi@org

L´Institut  Roeher Institute
Address: Kinsman Building, York University, 4700 Keele Street, North York,
Ontario, Canada M3J IP3
Tel.: +1 416 661 9611   Fax.: +1 416 661 5701. 
Text Tel: +1 416 661 2023
Publications include Harm's Way: the many faces of violence and abuse against persons with disabilities.1995

1.c. USA

Council for Responsible Genetics
Address: Council for Resonsible Genetics, 5 Upland Road, Suite 3, Cambridge.
MA 02140, USA.
Tel: +1 617 868 0870, Fax:: + 1 617 491 5344. 
Council for Responsible Genetics is a United-States based national organisation
of scientists, public, health advocates and others promoting a comprehensive public interest agenda for biotechnology.It provides excellent briefings on subjects such as 
cloning, genetic discrimination, genetic privacy, a draft law on legislation to outlaw discrimation and a petition: "No Patents on Life!" Its resources are available via the internet.              E-mail:

2. Zeitschriften

3. Websites
Native Net:   Information on the Human Genome Diversity Project
Genetics and Ethics Home Page
WorldWideWebVirtual Library - Biotechnology
 Disability Awareness in Action
Disabled and Bioethics
Peoplefirst:   http://

Access Excellence: 
Diving into the Gene Pool:
US National Center for Genome Resources

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