Catalogue by titles / Inter-country adoption

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ISS/IRC Code NEWS-ADOPT FRE-009
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Title Inter-country adoption
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Place published SWITZERLAND
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Language of document French

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Country concerned BRAZIL
HAITI
MADAGASCAR
Index Consent-reflection
Abandon-cause
Adoption-intercountry
Institution-child
Legislation-adoption
Adoption-independent
Desinstitutional
Free text Various articles on inter-country adoption: 1- Adoption- Madagascar (Femina, 5/1994) - Gabrielle Sudan, while working in Madagascar for Sentinelles, discovers the abandoned children and creates a home and adoption service to help them; 2- Adoption- le Vietnam veut garder ses enfants (Femina-March 1995) - on the different methods foreign couples can use to adopt a Vietnamese child - the slower official method through officially recognized intermediaries and other, not always legal independent methods; some local efforts to end these practices; 3- Les enfants haïtiens offerts en adoption vivent un espoir impossible. Méfiance. (24 Heures,20/9/1996) - on individual offers of young haitians for adoption in Switzerland- rarely is permission granted in such cases; 4- Brésil, voyage au bout de la misère (Terre des Hommes 9/1995) - on its programmes of desinstitutionalisation of children in Brazil through the promotion of adoption of older and mixed race children.

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