Organ and tissue donation

Human anatomy croppedThis set of resources looks at the ethical and social issues that arise when people are asked to donate organs and tissue to benefit others.

Designed for Key Stage Four, it provides an introduction to organ and tissue donation, looks at different levels of intervention to encourage people to donate, and explores the meaning of ethical values that are often used in the context of donation. It also includes case studies and links to other resources for further discussion.


Read more about the Council’s report Human bodies: donation for medicine and research.

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