UNESCO Chair in Bioethics


  • Bioethics and Law Observatory
  • UNESCO Chair in Bioethics
  • University of Barcelona
  • Faculty of Law
  • Ave. Diagonal, 684
  • 08034 Barcelona
  • (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • obd.ub@ub.edu
  • Master in Bioethics and Law
  • (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • master.bd@ub.edu


Publication of the "Analysis of the normative impact of the Bioethics and Law Observatory's documents related to euthanasia and future challenges"

The Bioethics and Law Observatory has published the "Document of analysis on the normative impact of the Bioethics and Law Observatory's documents related to euthanasia and future challenges". Blanca BórquezMaría Casado and Mirentxu Corcoy analyze the proposals and recommendations that the Observatory has been presenting throughout its 25-year history regarding one's own will to live, assisted suicide and euthanasia, and which have been included in the recent law regulating euthanasia, approved in Spain on March 24, 2021.

An initial version of this document was released in April 2021. The updated and final version was published in June 2021.