Catalogue by titles / Adoption: at what cost?

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT ENG-101
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Title Adoption: at what cost?
Author LAMMERANT, Isabelle; HOFSTETTER, Marlène
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Date published/issue 00-00-2007
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published SWITZERLAND
Editor Terres des hommes International Federation
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Page 48
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Type of material Booklet
Language of document
French

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Document description Commentaries
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Country concerned WORLD
Index Illegality
Legislation-comment
Thc-12-authorization
Conv-thc-ratification
State-receiving
Child-rights
Conv-thc-disseminate
Thc-central Authority
Improper-gain
Conv-thc-implement
Thc-11-accreditation
Statistics
Legislation-adoption
State-origin
Traffick
Procedure-adoption
Subsidiarity
Child-interest
Fees
Free text In this publication it is showed how the receiving countries have responsability regarding intercountry adoption. It aims to show also the existence of disrespect regarding the interests of the child with the existence of policies responding to demands of adopting couples, putting pressure on the countries of origin in order to obtain a children. It is also remarked the disrespect of the provisions of the Hague Convention on intercountry adoption. This publication was made through a comparative study in six European receiving countries: Germany, Spain, France, Italy and Switerzland. It is claimed by the authors that the European Union should put best practice in place, within its own members as with third countries. This publication it is also available in french.

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Degree of interest Of interest
Work area Miscellaneous
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