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ISS/IRC Code COM-INTL-ADOPT ENG-007
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Title Intercountry Adoption: the Uganda experience
Author BAWUBYA-SENKEZI Maria
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Date published/issue 09-00-1998
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published ITALY
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Page 7 p
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Type of material Grey
Language of document English

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Country concerned UGANDA
Index Substitute-family
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Adoption-intercountry
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Free text Paper presented at the UNICEF International Child Development Centre Workshop on Intercountry Adoption (14 - 16 September, Florence). The author presents an historical perspective of child adoption in Uganda with an evaluation of the present situation in the country taking into consideration the impact of HIV/AIDS pandemic, the civil conflict and displacement of populations; section on adoption provisions and principles, including aplications for intercountry adoption. Description of UNICEF involvement in child care and protection programmes. Presentation of alternatives to intercountry adoption

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