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Views on international adoption issues

Nicole Kidman on Lion and adoption: 'It's about the simplicity of love'

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It's a New Year!

Last night I was watching Davina McCall's new programme, This Time Next Year, where there was a young couple who were trying to concieve and set their objectives of becoming pregnant within the year. They ran a short story behind their sad plight on how they had been trying for several years to no avail. I felt for them and also knew that the chances of them falling pregnant throughout the year…

Identity

Oh I get so annoyed when I read things like this: 

"While adoption can provide security for a child, it can also have serious implications for the child's sense of identity. For this reason, we pursue adoption within a child's own country, when it is in their best interests and when the child has no known family or cannot be reunited with them."

 This…

"Older Mom, Growing Older"

In this personal essay, one older adoptive mother of a toddler describes her feelings of anxiety about her age, and why she's aiming to live to 100.

From the November/December 2012 issue.

An insight into Romanian orphan history

Read more | Comments (0) | Jan 04, 2016

Love is a Many Splendored Thing

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/love-many-splendored-thing-beata-c-skonecki-lmsw

Janette Pepall talks about Baby Hatches

 http://www.nationaltrainingforchildrenatrisk.com/

Introduction
What is a baby hatch? It is a device where people can bring babies, often as young as a newborn or a few days old, and leave them anonymously. They can also be called Baby…

The difference between Inter-country adoption and child trafficking

To link international adoptions in Kenya to trafficking is ignorance

Read more | Comments (0) | Sep 16, 2015

Ahhhh...how IS this in the best interests of the child?

I am just venting. I have no idea what is going on in this country when it comes to adoption. It is in the hands of people who, quite frankly do not understand anything. The constant negative dialogue that Social Workers and agencies blurt out intercountry adoption is not only appalling but it is criminal. Just today this is the converstations that I have been having:

"We started the process…

Racial Difference Among Adopted Multiracial Adults

 

Tranracial adoption and race

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IAG Blog

Nicole Kidman on Lion and adoption: 'It's about the simplicity of love'


Published - Jan 16, 2017

It's a New Year!


Published - Jan 09, 2017

Identity


Published - Mar 23, 2016

Adoption News

Why UK has low Inter country adoption numbers


Published - Mar 23, 2017

Nepal to begin process to ratify Hague Convention


Published - Mar 14, 2017