Catalogue by countries / Protecting Children's Rights in Intercountry Adoptions and Preventing Trafficking and Sale of Children

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ISS/IRC Code CONF-ADOPT 92-004
Partner DCI code 4933
Title Protecting Children's Rights in Intercountry Adoptions and Preventing Trafficking and Sale of Children
Author Defence for Children International (DCI)
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Date published/issue 04-00-1992
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published SWITZERLAND
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Publisher Defence for Children International, P.O. Box 88, CH-1211, Geneva, Switzerland
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Page 12 p
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Type of material Grey
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Document description Report
Country concerned PHILIPPINES
Index Child-rights
Sale
Adoption-intercountry
Child-opinion
Identity-origin
Meetings
Traffick
Abuse
Child-interest
Free text Recommendations from the Regional expert meeting on intercountry adoptions (April 1992) organized by DCI in cooperation with the Department of Social Welfare and Development of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines. Ther meeting was " convened in response to serious disquiet over certain past and present practices in the context of intercountry adoption of chidren from the {South and South-East Asia} region". Paper submitted by Marie-Fran├žoise Lucker-Babel: Inter-Country Adoption and Trafficking in Children: An Initial Assessment of the Adequacy of the International Protection of Children and their Rights. The author seeks the regularization of inter-country adoptions by relating it to the problems of slave-like practices and international legal instruments dealing with these problems. Paper submitted by J. Gathia, Representative of the South Asian Forum for Child's Rights: Trafficking and Sale of Children in South Asian Region - Emerging Issues

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