Articles & research


“Women and Labour: Surrogacy isn’t morally reprehensible. Surrogates should be seen as workers.”, The Indian Express, 18th of November 2015

“Made in India: Sketches from a Baby Farm”, Global Dialogue, Volume 4, Issue 3

Wombs in Labour: Transnational Commercial Surrogacy in India” (Book), Columbia University Press, 2014

“Men vad är det som är så jobbigt?”, Sydsvensken 19th of October 2012

“At Least I Am Not Sleeping with Anyone”: Resisting the Stigma of Commercial Surrogacy in India

“It May Be Her Eggs But It’s My Blood”: Surrogats and Everyday Forms of Kinship in India

Commercial Surrogacy in India: Manufacturing a Perfect Mother-Worker

The Indian Express: Who owns these nine months?

The Indian Express: An Infantile Idea


Klap i, og fød!  by Nina Trige Andersen, Information June 2013

For en rugemor handler det om mere end rettigheder, Interview with Amrita Pande, Information 17th of November 2012 (egnet til skolemateriale)

Lej en livmoder, Samvirke Maj 2012 (egnet til skolemateriale)

Vi, der benytter rugemødre, er en ukuelig stamme – by Nina Trige Andersen, Information August 2012

For mig var rollen som rugemor et kald – by Nina Trige Andersen, Information July 2012

Bør det være lovligt at bruge rugemor i Danmark?, Politiken 7rh of April 2012

Par med rugebørn strander i udlandet, Politiken 6th of April 2012

“I only need her uterus” by Charlotte Kroløkke and Saumya Pant


Limits of “Labour” – Accounting for Affect and the Biological in Transnational Surrogacy and Service Work, by Kalindi Vora

Childbirth at the Global Crossroads

Fair Trade International Surrogacy, Casey Humbyrd, 2009

“The Fertility Tourists” by Raekha Prasad

“India, the Rent-a-Womb Capital of the World”, by Amana Fontanella-Khan, 2010


Biological Relatives: IVF, Stem Cells, and the Future of Kinshipby Sarah Franklin, Duke University Press, 2013

“The Red Market – On the Trail of the World’s Organ Brokers, Bone Thieves, Blood Farmers, and Child Traffickers” by Scott Carney, 2011

Outsourcing the Womb: Race, Class, and Gestational Surrogacy in a Global Market, (Framing 21st Century Social Issues) by France Winddance Twine, New York, Routledge, 2011

Varat och Varan: Prostitution, surrogatmödraskap och den delade människan, by Kajsa Ekis Ekman, Leopard Förlag, 2010


“Made in India” India, 2010 –

“Google Baby” Israel, 2009 – Exploring the business of outsourcing pregnancy (egnet til skolemateriale)

“Surrogacy! Exploiting the poor? Discussion at the Indian television channel NDTV


Smer- rapport 2013: Svensk Etisk Råds rapport om assisteret reproduktion (only available in Swedish)

Smer-rapport 2013: Sammendrag af Svensk Etisk Råds rapport om assisteret reproduktion (only available in Swedish)


Om Ditte Maria Bjerg og Amrita Pande

Fakta om surrogatmoderskab