Posts Tagged ‘ Adoptions ’

US envoy to take up Vietnam, Cambodia adoption 

March 21, 2011

  A US envoy headed this week to Vietnam and Cambodia to look at ways to resume adoptions, which have been suspended due to concerns over child trafficking, the State Department said Monday (March 14). Susan Jacobs, the special US advisor on children’s issues, headed on Wednesday to the Southeast Asian countries for talks with [...]

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New adoption regulations under debate

September 28, 2009
New adoption regulations under debate

A foreign visitor talks with children at the Que Huong Charity Center in Binh Duong Province A proposal to end the illegal selling of adoption rights comes under fire as critics say it misappropriates government power. The newly proposed Adoption Law aims to tighten child adoption policy as several officials stand trial for illegally selling [...]

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Draft law promotes adoptions by locals

September 17, 2009
Draft law promotes adoptions by locals

LookAtVietnam – The draft law on adoption will encourage more Vietnamese people to adopt orphaned children, currently numbering about 200,000, Draft Article 15 regulates that orphanages or other centres involved in raising children are responsible for trying to find domestic adoptive parents for children within 30 days of their arrival at the organisation. (Photo: VNN)According [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...