Catalogue by countries / Adopción o institución

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ISS/IRC Code COM-ADOPT LATAM-004
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Title Adopción o institución
Author ZELEDÓN Cristina
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General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1995
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
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Publisher
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Page 43 P
Price
ISBN
Type of material Book
Language of document Spanish

Document information
Document description Commentaries
Pilot-Practice
Country concerned
Index Substitute-family
Institution-child
Desinstitutional
Abandonment
Free text The author describes and analyses the efforts made in Costa Rica through the restructuring plan of PANI (Patronato Nacional de la Infancia) to find alternatives to the institutionalization of abandoned children by promoting adoption as a means of providing them with a permanent, real home. Description of the programme Hogarcitos created as a preparation stage for abandoned children waiting to be placed in adoptive homes

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Development
Social work -->
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