Catalogue by countries / The new Hague Convention on Intercountry Adoption

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ISS/IRC Code PER-CH 02-016
Partner DCI code 8026
Title The new Hague Convention on Intercountry Adoption
Author Defence for Children International (DCI)
Generic unit International Children's Rights Monitor --

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Date published/issue 09-00-1993
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published SWITZERLAND
Publisher Defence for Children International, P.O. Box 88, CH1211, Geneva, Switzerland
Page p 22
Type of material Periodical
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Document description Commentaries
Country concerned YUGOSLAVIA
Index Adoption
Free text History of the convention, mechanism, impact. Report of joint mission in former Yugoslavia: DCI, UNICEF, UNHCR, in collaboration with the Hague Conference on Private International Law, undertook a joint mission to Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Serbia-Montenegro during March 1993 to make a first-hand evaluation of the state of unaccompanied children and to make recommendations aimed at their protection. Europe, establishment of a regional adoption organization: As a result of a seminar organized in the Netherlands in 1991 it was decided to establish Euradopt bringing together official adoptions agencies from nine countries. A code of ethics was also approved.

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