- PRESS RELEASE, February 3, 2017; ROME — Vatican Should Not Give Blessing to China’s Organ Harvesting Whitewash — China’s participation in an organ trafficking summit hosted by the Vatican science group comes despite no evidence that past practices of forced organ harvesting have ended; alleged reforms in China remain unverified due to lack of transparency.
- DAFOH STATEMENT, February 6, 2017; China Attempts to Use the Vatican to Cover Up Forced Organ Harvesting Crimes. — The lack of transparency about organ sources in China is a mask of deception. The full scope of forced organ harvesting from Chinese prisoners of conscience remains unknown. The Vatican should not be misled by empty pledges of reform by an atheist government that persecutes its most devout citizens.
- On June 22, 2016, David Kilgour, Ethan Gutmann and David Matas publish their updated report “Bloody Harvest/The Slaughter—An Update”, which reflects a comprehensive analysis of the transplant market in China and comes to the conclusion that the “organ transplantation volume in China is far larger than official Chinese government statistics indicate.”
- New Perspectives on China’s Transplant Numbers: Unethical Organ Procurement from Prisoners of Conscience; Research estimates that 100,000-200,000 Falun Gong practitioners in China have been subjected to forced organ harvesting since 2000; March 28, 2016.
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Europe After the European Parliament has adopted a resolution to end the forced organ harvesting in China in December 2013, the international community has reacted with an array of activities, […]continue reading →
On December 12, 2013, the European Parliament has adopted a resolution on organ harvesting in China. The resolution expresses its deep concern over the persistent and credible reports of systematic, […]continue reading →
For immediate release on Human Rights Day, Dec 10, 2013: 1.5 Million People Worldwide Combat Unprecedented Evil and Sign Global Petition Against Forced Organ Harvesting in China Geneva—December 9, 2013—The […]continue reading →
In June 2013, Rep. Mrs. Ros-Lehtinen and Rep. Mr. Andrews introduced House Resolution 281, which expresses concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned organ harvesting from non-consenting prisoners […]continue reading →
As of October 1, 2013, more than three months after its launch, the DAFOH petition to the United Nations has received global support from more than 447,498 people. The petition asks for […]continue reading →
Press Release: China’s purported plan to phase out forced organ harvesting is no cause for celebration
WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In a country where human rights abuses are rampant, the plan for voluntary organ donations is vague and lacking transparency. China has announced its intention of “phasing […]continue reading →