Parenthood: a balancing act many Singaporeans feel unprepared for. Photo: Xinhua Parenthood: a balancing act many Singaporeans feel unprepared for. Photo: Xinhua
Parenthood: a balancing act many Singaporeans feel unprepared for. Photo: Xinhua
Singapore

Singapore’s IVF fertility drive: symbolic but ultimately impotent?

  • The Lion City is encouraging older women to undergo IVF in a bid to boost a birth rate that is among the lowest in the world
  • But experts say factors such as long working hours, perfectionism, and financial concerns are the real problems holding would-be parents back

Topic |   Singapore
Parenthood: a balancing act many Singaporeans feel unprepared for. Photo: Xinhua Parenthood: a balancing act many Singaporeans feel unprepared for. Photo: Xinhua
Parenthood: a balancing act many Singaporeans feel unprepared for. Photo: Xinhua
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