Articles by Luis Méndez

Luis Méndez is Research Associate at Centro de Estudios para la Equidad y Gobernanza en los Sistemas De Salud

What should countries in the Global South do about Global Kidney Exchange (GKE) programs?

Posted in articles by and on June 8, 2018

In April 2018, the Council of Europe Committee on Organ Transplantation (CD-P-TO) adopted a statement rejecting the concept of Global Kidney Exchange (GKE) and advising its State members, hospitals and medical professionals not to engage with GKE programs. The committee argued that GKE raises important ethical concerns and perverse financial … Read more »