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China’s sperm banks are reporting shortages following the end of the one-child policy

1 month ago
Sky Canaves
p to 15 percent of Chinese couples have fertility problems, but there are only 23 legal sperm banks across the entire country, with strict requirements for donors.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.