Table 1

Responses of Countries Regarding the Presence of a National Ethics Committee

Country Names

Presence of a National Ethics Committee


Afghanistan, Bahrain, Egypt, Islamic Republic of Iran, Jordan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Pakistan, Syrian Arab Republic, Sudan, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.

Yes


Djibouti, Morocco

No


Iraq, Palestine, Somalia, Qatar, Kuwait

Did Not Respond


Abou-Zeid et al. BMC Medical Ethics 2009 10:8   doi:10.1186/1472-6939-10-8

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