Rwanda accedes to 1993 Hague Intercountry Adoption Convention

2 April 2012

On Wednesday 28 March 2012, Rwanda deposited its instrument of accession to the Hague Convention of 29 May 1993 on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption and has thus become the 87th Contracting State to this Convention.

The 1993 Convention will enter into force for Rwanda on 1 July 2012.