The Aches Of Surrogacy

Surrogacy in Cambodia - New Naratif

Many Cambodian women who once served as surrogates gave birth months or years ago. But they’re often still treated like outsiders in their communities despite the passage of time.

Women’s rights advocate Ros Sopheap says she’s still trying to grasp the psychological implications for women involved in the surrogacy system. But the director of the NGO Gender and Development Cambodia (GADC) says she’s increasingly concerned that the lack of laws in the country has left those swept into the trade more vulnerable.

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