Putting global access to fertility care on the map

The Walking Egg non-profit organization strives to raise awareness about childlessness in resource-poor countries. It wants to make fertility care, including assisted reproductive technologies, available and accessible to a much larger proportion of the population.

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  • Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 18:50

In "The Economist" of this week, special attention is given to the burden of childlessness and infertility in 3 articles.

Willem Ombelet was asked to comment one of the articles.

Take your time to read it: 


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  • Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 18:55

Yesterday, an interesting article was published in News Deeply, mentioning The Walking Egg: 

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  • Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 14:24

From July 16th till July 24th, a Walking Egg delegation led by Willem Ombelet visited China.

The delegation was composed of 8 people: Willem Ombelet, Hilde Vanderwegen, Annie Vereecken, Eva Dierickx, Mia Jansen and...

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The Walking Egg - Coloured Litho

Buy a Koen Vanmechelen litho at 188 euros, the price of an  IVF treatment in developing countries.

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Facts, Views & Vision

Facts, Views and Vision in Obstetrics and Gynaecology was first published in June 2009. Since the 1st of July 2013 it is the Official Journal of the Walking Egg, non-profit organization, the International Journal of the Flemish Society of Obstetrics & Gynaecology and the Official Journal of the International Society for Mild Approaches in Assisted Reproduction (ISMAAR).

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"The Walking Egg Project: Universal access to infertility care - from dream to reality"

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